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Wide Water at Whitminster

Newbury Working Party Group at Whitminster The recent work at Whitminster carried out by the Waterway Recovery Group was the latest in a succession of work parties following on from the work between Christmas and New Year. The weekend of 25th — 26th February was the first 2017 visit by NWPG (Newbury Working Party Group). […]

Wildlife Watch — Third Report

Martin Wright’s Third Winter Wildlife Watch Report Stonehouse — 15th February Rather fewer members than usual for this meeting, but considering the weather forecast, a good turnout. With rain scheduled for mid-day, we decided take the canal tow path towards Ryeford and then look at more adventurous options. Low level hunting Before we set out […]

Council investment boosts restoration

Stroud District Council invest £3m in the restoration Plans to restore the canal between Stonehouse and Saul have been transformed by Stroud District Council’s decision to invest £3m in the project. The Cotswold Canals Trust is delighted with this huge boost to the project’s funds and this great statement of the confidence that the Council […]