Wildlife Watch — Second Report

Martin Wright’s second Winter Wildlife Watch Report Brimscombe — 1st February Once again, there were ten of us for our second meeting of the season. We met at The Ship Inn, Brimscombe, and we were grateful for the use of their car park. We set off along the canal towpath to Gough’s Orchard Lock, and then […]

Film Premier in Stroud

Film showcases the highlights of Stroud Stroud Subscription Rooms was the venue for a film premiere on Tuesday 7th February. Stroud District Council’s tourism department launched a brand new promotional film showcasing the highlights of the Stroud District. Over four hundred representatives of local businesses, charities and organisations made up the audience. (Photo courtesy of Tammy […]

Problems solved

Problematic canalside trees Cotswold Canals Trust Director Steve Pickover has recently been busy coordinating teams of volunteers involved in the felling of some problematic canalside trees on the Stroudwater Navigation and Thames & Severn Canal. The work has involved high levels of teamwork and skills applied by WRG Forestry and CCT’s own team of chainsaw operators […]