Manchester and Stockport Canal Society
Last site update :
Saturday 15th December
Some of the rubbish collected with the volunteers including Ian Watson, Graham Burns,
and Fay and Roger Bravey from MSCS
Some more collected rubbish including discarded fridge!
Some more bags arriving!
Two volunteers with the collected litter which included 44 bags!
Thursday 13th December
Some bags from the litter pick including House for Sale signs!
Some volunteers with the collected litter
Part of the Fallowfield Loop path now looking nice and clean!
Please click here to read a report in the Guardian regarding cycleways in Greater Manchester including the Fallowfield Loop.
Saturday 10th November
Roger and Fay Bravey with other volunteers at the litter pick where
35 bags were collected.
Thursday 8th November
Volunteers at the litter pick where 10 bags were collected.
Please click here to see the November 2018 Newsletter.
Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st October
26 blue bags of recyclable rubbish, which were collected at the above event at the
Quadrants, Levenshulme, as well as 28 black bags of non-
Saturday 22nd September
From the left, MSCS members Graham Burns, Roger and Fay Bravey, and
IWA members John Foley, Barry McGuiness and Mike Matthews.
Many thanks to Mike, our new member!
From this screenshot of a video, MSCS members Liz Watson, Roger Bravey, Graham Burns
and Fay Bravey, with John Foley from IWA
Thank you to our new members, who joined today!
Sunday 16th September
Manchester Road Park Fun Day
MSCS members Fay Bravey, Margaret and Peter Burns, Robert Twigg and Peter Scott
MSCS members Graham Burns, Robert Twigg and Peter Scott with Stockport Mayor
Walt Brett and MP Andrew Gwynne
Peter Scott from MSCS with MP Andrew Gwynne. Many thanks to Andrew for
these last two photos, and also to Peter for this video from the event.
Sunday 19th August
North Reddish Park Fun Day
From the left , MSCS members Graham Burns and Robert Twigg
Friday 10th August
Morrisons Supermarket, Reddish
From the left, Peter and Gwen Scott, Fay Bravey and Graham Burns,
all from MSCS
We gained seven new members at this event!
Saturday 16th June
Clayton Hall Open Day
MSCS stall in Clayton Hall grounds
Fay and Roger Bravey on the left and Graham Burns on the right all from MSCS
with IWA Manchester Branch working party organiser Steve Connolly
Clayton Hall living history museum, Ashton New Road, Clayton, M11 4RU
Sunday 10th June
Manchester Histories Fair
Graham Burns from MSCS on the right with two lovely gentlemen from IWA
Many thanks to IWA Manchester Branch who supplied the photo
This was an interesting event held at Central Library, where we shared a stall with IWA. It proved to be quite successful, as we managed to distribute several leaflets and also gained one new member!
Saturday 2nd June
Stockport Canal (Yellow Brick Road) Clean Up
Some volunteers at the litter pick -
and volunteer Dorka
Ian Watson by Ashton Old Road Bridge
Looking North towards Ashton Old Road Bridge
Looking North towards Ogden Lane Bridge
Old Dry Dock Entrance
All these photos show how nice the canal path looks after the litter pick!
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