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Cotswold Canals Trust 2020 Calendars

Following record sales last year, calendars for 2020 are available now! This year there’s a choice of three calendars. MAIN CALENDAR CCT’s photographer, Mike Gallagher has produced another great selection of scenes through the seasons from locations along the whole route of the Cotswold Canals. SAUL JUNCTION After last year’s quick sell-out, David Jowett has […]

A History of Stroud’s Golden Valley

Cotswold Canals Trust volunteer and local author, Graham Hobbs, has already written two books for the Trust about Sapperton Tunnel and Brimscombe Port. Now he has turned his attention to to Stroud’s Golden Valley where he traces the fascinating history from prehistoric times through to present day.     All profits from the sale of […]

Wildlife Watch – Session Seven – Fromebridge Mill

Fine weather, nice places and good company – we had another a great morning watching wildlife along the Canal and the Frome with Martin Wright. The last thing he said at Lydney was that soon we would be looking for Swallows and sure enough, our first sights at the Fromebridge Mill car park were Sand- […]

Three Hundred Club – Winners announced

The Spring 2019 Three Hundred Club draw took place at Bell House, headquarters of Cotswold Canal Trust, Wallbridge Lock.  The Three Hundred Club is the Trust’s lottery held every January, April, July and October. The draw was made by Vince Hall, one of the volunteers who works at Western Depot in Eastington on Mondays and […]

Wildlife Watch – Session Six – Lydney Harbour

The car park at Lydney Harbour is surrounded by woods, so we were treated to birdsong as soon as we got out of our cars on the latest Watching Wildlife meeting. Martin’s first nugget of information was that the Blackcaps seen today have recently flown in from wintering in Africa, while the ones seen a […]

Volunteer with us – New Sunday Outdoor Work Parties

Volunteer with us – New Sunday Outdoor Work Parties Beginning 7th April 2019 and continuing on the first Sunday of each month from 9.30am to 3.30pm. Meet at 9.30am outside the Cotswold Canals Trust Bond’s Mill Visitor Centre, Bond’s Mill Business Estate, Bristol Road, Stonehouse, GL10 3RF Parking is adjacent to the building. These are informal […]