Locks, Weirs & Waterways — Wood Engravings

Locks, Weirs and Waterways Ray Hedger, a professional artist and tutor for over thirty years with many private and corporate commissions is currently exhibiting a series of wood engraving prints at the Cotswold Canals Trust Wallbridge Visitor Centre, Stroud. Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which the artist first cuts an image, […]

Canalside warehouse fire

A sad day for Stroud – Historic warehouse found ablaze The Fire and Rescue Service were called to Cheapside Wharf, Wallbridge at 4 pm yesterday Tuesday 21st August. The former Thames & Severn Canal Company Warehouse was found to be ablaze. Photo by Mel Ryan History This Grade II Listed building was built in 1828, as […]

Volunteer Maintenance Depot Administrator Sought

Volunteer Administrator Sought Reg Gregory, Cotswold Canals Trust Western Depot Manager, requires Administration Support to maintain the development and efficient running of the Western Maintenance Depot & Administration Office at Eastington. The role will include the design and implementation of systems to record: Volunteer’s names, contact details, next of kin, skill codes and hours worked […]