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Wildlife Watch – Session Five – Sharpness

High winds and high tides – it looked like we might have a disappointing morning ahead of us Watching Wildlife at Sharpness Docks. We know that nature can still thrive amidst the industrial surroundings, and we hoped to see how well it was doing. But the birds we did see were hunched against the wind […]

Professional Fundraiser – Ambassador

The Cotswold Canals Trust (CCT) is looking to appoint a fundraiser – ambassador. Personable with high standing, they will have existing excellent personal contacts which will enable them to reach major business leaders and benefactors quickly on our behalf.  They will have the track record and motivation to confidently raise significant additional funding for a […]

Wildlife Watch – Session 4 – Coombe Hill

Still looking at models for the future wildlife habitats on Phase 1B we went to the Coombe Hill Nature Reserve managed by Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT). With 260 acres (originally 50) of grazed wetland meadow alongside 3 miles of canal it was the obvious place to check out. The canal was built as wide as […]