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Restoration reports — west & east

Volunteers at work in the west & east First report from Paul Weller Stroud District Council Volunteers Leader “It has been a great two weeks; the volunteers have achieved so much. We must have had thirty people on site at Wallbridge on Tuesday.” This was Paul Weller’s characteristically enthusiastic opening line when asked ‘How are […]

Wallbridge Lower Lock — Update 3

A lot happening at Wallbridge Lower Lock today — 25th July A report from SDC’s Canal Project Manager — Dave Marshall Top gates installed The installation of the lock’s top gates show that work on the lock is nearing completion. Our own volunteers, very ably helped by visiting Waterway Recovery Group (WRG) teams, have been working hard here for […]

Trust Communications News

Cotswold Canals Trust Vice Chairman John Newton answers the question… ‘What exactly does CCT Trust Council do?’ I have been a Cotswold Canals Trust (CCT) volunteer for two years and helped to prepare the Phase 1B Heritage Lottery Fund bid — Saul to Stonehouse, Stroudwater Navigation restoration. In 2015 I was invited to join Trust […]