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Severn Trent Water Volunteers at Dock Lock

Severn Trent Water Volunteers at work on The Stroudwater Navigation Stroud District Council Volunteers Coordinator Ian Moody reports on the visit of Severn Trent Water Community Programme Volunteers. “On Wednesday 6th June, we welcomed a huge corporate team building group from Severn Trent Water. No less than 36 people turned up, resplendent in the sky […]

Passenger boat crew rescue dog walker

Passenger Boat crew rescue man struggling in deep water The boat ‘Perseverance’, crewed by volunteers Bob Mulkerrin and Keith Jones, was engaged in the short trips service from Ebley Wharf on Saturday 2nd June. As he steered the boat away from Ebley Wharf towards Ryeford Locks, Keith Jones noticed a young man jump, fully clothed, into the […]

Fact finding cruise makes history

VIP group on a fact-finding & familiarisation cruise Stroud District Council’s Canal Manager Dave Marshall hosted a VIP group on a fact-finding and familiarisation cruise on board Cotswold Canals Trust Passenger Boat Perseverance on Friday 25th May. The 28ft long, 12 seat passenger boat carried the dignitaries from Wallbridge to Bowbridge and back. Dave took the […]