Diary of Events

 
Date and Contact

Event

 

Thursday
16th September
10 am – 3 pm

Email:
John Lawson
or Phone
07940 878923

Cheshire Locks Working Party

We will will continue preparation and painting of woodwork and metalwork on Lock 45 of the Red Bull flight.

Parking will be available at CRT Red Bull offices, Congleton Road South, Church Lawton, Stoke-on-Trent ST7 3AP. Their car park entrance is diagonally opposite (i.e. other side of the road and other side of the canal  bridge) the Red Bull pub. Bus route is First No. 3 Hanley – Crewe to Red Bull crossroads. Train to Kidsgrove then along the canal towpath.  Toilet facilities will be available. 

Meet at 10 a.m. and, given good weather, we will work through to 3 p.m. If you are able to stay all day, please bring a packed lunch and drink. Wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty or paint on and wear stout footwear. Have a waterproof in case of rain.

It would be very helpful if you could advise John Lawson that you are planning to attend so that all the tools, equipment, lifejackets etc. can be provided.

 

Thursday
21st October
10 am – 3 pm

Email:
John Lawson
or Phone
07940 878923

Cheshire Locks Working Party

We will probably still be continuing work at on Locks 45-46 of the Red Bull flight, but please check back here nearer the date.

Parking will be available at CRT Red Bull offices, Congleton Road South, Church Lawton, Stoke-on-Trent ST7 3AP. Their car park entrance is diagonally opposite (i.e. other side of the road and other side of the canal  bridge) the Red Bull pub. Bus route is First No. 3 Hanley – Crewe to Red Bull crossroads. Train to Kidsgrove then along the canal towpath.  Toilet facilities will be available. 

Meet at 10 a.m. and, given good weather, we will work through to 3 p.m. If you are able to stay all day, please bring a packed lunch and drink. Wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty or paint on and wear stout footwear. Have a waterproof in case of rain.

It would be very helpful if you could advise John Lawson that you are planning to attend so that all the tools, equipment, lifejackets etc. can be provided.

 

Thursday
18th November
10 am – 3 pm

Email:
John Lawson
or Phone
07940 878923

Cheshire Locks Working Party

We will probably still be continuing work at on Locks 45-46 of the Red Bull flight, but please check back here nearer the date.

Parking will be available at CRT Red Bull offices, Congleton Road South, Church Lawton, Stoke-on-Trent ST7 3AP. Their car park entrance is diagonally opposite (i.e. other side of the road and other side of the canal  bridge) the Red Bull pub. Bus route is First No. 3 Hanley – Crewe to Red Bull crossroads. Train to Kidsgrove then along the canal towpath.  Toilet facilities will be available. 

Meet at 10 a.m. and, given good weather, we will work through to 3 p.m. If you are able to stay all day, please bring a packed lunch and drink. Wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty or paint on and wear stout footwear. Have a waterproof in case of rain.

It would be very helpful if you could advise John Lawson that you are planning to attend so that all the tools, equipment, lifejackets etc. can be provided.

 

Friday
19th November
7:30 for 8 pm

Email:
Roger Evans
or Phone
01606-834471

Talk at Red Bull Hotel, Church Lawton

There is a large car park and the pub is alongside lock 43 of our canal.
See our Meetings page for the full address and telephone number.
See their own website (in a new tab) for more details.

More Spot-The-Locks by Peter Scott

Another miscellany of pictures, stories and oddities from 50 years of navigation of the Waterways. Maybe triggering some additional thoughts or contributions from the audience.

 

Friday
3rd December
Time: TBA

Email:
Roger Evans
or Phone
01606-834471

Christmas Meal at Red Bull Hotel

There is a large car park and the pub is alongside lock 43 of our canal.
See our Meetings page for the full address and telephone number.
See their own website (in a new tab) for more details.

ADVANCE NOTICE – NO more details yet

For now, please just reserve the date if you want to come along to our member’s Christmas Meal. Details of the time and menu will be available nearer the time.

 
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