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Stroudwater Sessions — Film Night

Canal Restoration Films — Past & Present Stroudwater Sessions, Whitminster Village Hall on Monday 19th November 2018 at 7:30 pm — an evening of historic and contemporary canal restoration films. Cotswold Canals Trust member Robert Paget has been making films since the days of clockwork cine cameras. He has been involved with the Trust since […]

Canal Information Days at Coates

Pop-Up Visitor Centre in a pub A cosy corner of the Tunnel House Inn at Coates near Cirencester will become a ‘pop-up’ Cotswold Canals Trust Visitor Centre between 12 noon and 10 pm on Saturday and Sunday 17th and 18th November. Licensee Sam Grimston has invited the Cotswold Canals Trust to present Canal Information Days […]

Cotswold Canals — Christmas Bundle

Seven more weeks until Christmas Day! Here are some ideas to help you with your various Christmas Gifts Lists. Beanie Hat, Burgee, Calendar, Christmas Cards and CCT Memberships Beanie Hat A Suprafleece, one size fits all, microfibre hat, Green with gold branding Keep warm in the cold wearing Cotswold Canals green & gold. £6.95 from Wallbridge […]

Thames Water revised water transfer plan

CCT Chief Executive Ken Burgin reports on the latest Thames Water Plan Thames Water (TW) recently published their response to the March-April 2018 public consultation into their draft Water Resource Management Plan (WRMP). Outcome The Teddington Direct River Abstraction scheme, (Thames Water’s preferred solution to London’s water shortfall), has been abandoned That abandonment has necessitated the […]

Trow Magazine — Packed & Posted

Your Winter Trow is on the way to your letterbox Every three months volunteers despatch the seasonally published magazine to nearly 7,500 Cotswold Canals Trust members. Fifteen volunteers gathered at Zeta Printing Services at Thrupp on Thursday 1st November to pack the winter edition of the Trow in the record time of 2 hours. On completion, […]

Three Hundred Club — Autumn 2018 Draw

Autumn 2018 — Three Hundred Club Draw The Autumn 2018 Three Hundred Club draw recently took place at Cotswold Canals Trust Bell House Headquarters, Wallbridge Lock, Stroud. The draw was made by Gemma Foreman the newly appointed part-time administrator. Gemma comes to the Trust from Stroud District Council where she worked for 12 years in the […]