Janice loves the canals and her local area. She decided to volunteer with us to help promote the Trust and to learn more about our work.
“Janice is a lovely person to have as part of the team. She always brings a big smile and friendly attitude."Ashleigh Carden, volunteer leader
Name: Janice Gledhill
Volunteer role: Welcome Station greeter
Location: Red Bull
Liam and Ellie, from Manchester, Pennine & Potteries waterways, tell us more about Janice:
“Janice volunteers in our welcome station at Red Bull Wharf. She has arranged a number of family fun days, including the popular Halloween Extravaganza at Red Bull last year. She also volunteers at various other welcome stations and has visited new sites to look at opening other stations.
“Janice has also attended meetings, such as the annual conference and user forums, helping to run the day.
“Janice is a very friendly, customer focused person. She is always upbeat and takes a lot of pride in everything that she does. She is extremely easy to talk to and is known for her great organisational skills.
“Janice often helps with volunteer recruitment and inducting new greeter volunteers. She explains what being a volunteer means to her, and has created a lot of interest from others to join us.”
Ashleigh Carden, volunteer leader, adds:
“Janice is a lovely person to have as part of the team. She always brings a big smile and friendly attitude. She has a gift of making everyone at ease in her presence and is never shy to chat with anyone and share what the Trust is about.”
Last date edited: 1 June 2017