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Locks, Weirs & Waterways — Wood Engravings

Locks, Weirs and Waterways Ray Hedger, a professional artist and tutor for over thirty years with many private and corporate commissions is currently exhibiting a series of wood engraving prints at the Cotswold Canals Trust Wallbridge Visitor Centre, Stroud. Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which the artist first cuts an image, […]

Professional Fundraiser Sought

The Cotswold Canals Trust (CCT) is looking to appoint a professional fundraiser. 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 unique, […]

Canalside warehouse fire

A sad day for Stroud – Historic warehouse found ablaze The Fire and Rescue Service were called to Cheapside Wharf, Wallbridge at 4 pm yesterday Tuesday 21st August. The former Thames & Severn Canal Company Warehouse was found to be ablaze. Photo by Mel Ryan History This Grade II Listed building was built in 1828, as […]