Archived News February 2014

Nelson Trust volunteers pitch in

When Stroud District Council announced plans to restore a stretch of the Stroudwater Canal towpath, Nelson Trust clients were keen to volunteer.  The towpath runs through Brimscombe and is a handy shortcut for everyone at Nelson… except when it rains and turns the path into a swamp.  So no fewer than nine clients signed up to help restore the towpath, and regular working parties are now being planned by the council who work in partnership with a large team of Cotswold Canal Trust  volunteers. Read More