We have some events coming up that you may be interested in attending.
This coming Saturday (13th) we are walking from Lansdowne Park up the canal to Perdiswell and then back again. The purpose of the walk is to look at possible projects along the way, identifying areas that could be improved, etc., plus we will also keeping a track of wildlife in the area.
We will start at Lansdowne Park at 10am, but feel free to join us along the way. You can give Matt a call (07726303517) if you want to know where we are.
The following Saturday (20th) Plastic Free Worcester are organising a litter pick along both sides of the River Severn. You can register your interest on their Facebook event here. The event starts at 10am at two alternative locations:
- Group 1 – Meet at The Pump House Environment Centre to the new bridge at Diglis
- Group 2 – Meet on the River path behind the Wheatsheaf Pub, Henwick Road to the new bridge at Diglis.
Members of the Worcester Canal Group attended the Living Waterways Awards 2018 ceremony in September, where The Wanderer Community Workboat project received a joint runner-up award in the “Engaging the Community – small scale” section. Continue reading
Just a quick reminder that we are meeting this Wednesday (26th September) at The Cricketers pub at 7:15pm. Hope to see you there.
Last minute reminder that it is our litter pick tomorrow. Hope to see you there (Lansdowne Park, from 10:30am).
Don’t forget it is our regular litter pick tomorrow. It shouldn’t be too hot weather-wise, so perfect for litter picking!
All equipment provided and drinks in The Chestnut afterwards.
The Wanderer community workboat has been selected as a finalist for the Living Waterways Awards. The winners will be revealed at a celebratory dinner in Birmingham on Thursday 20 September 2018.
Well done everyone involved eith the workboat nd good luck in September.
Don’t forget it is our regular litter pick this Saturday. We will have the workboat The Wanderer to help collect litter from the canal.
We hope to see you this Saturday, from 10:30am in Lansdowne Park.
Our next litter pick is Saturday 26th May, starting in Lansdowne Park at 10:30am.
Our AGM is on 6th June at The Cricketers in their upstairs room.
Don’t forget that it is our regular litter pick tomorrow.
First draft of results
Note: This is a rough draft. Only sightings of bird species have been included and no numbers of sightings of a species have been given. Also no distinction has yet been drawn between species seen on the canal and those seen in the parks and other areas adjacent to the canal. It is just a start.
For more detail see the Worcester Canal Wildlife site. Continue reading