Chairman’s Report – October 2018

Chairman's Report - October 2018 Dear Members of the Derby and Sandiacre Canal Society, Welcome to edition number two of the new format newsletter, feed-back has been positive, with a few suggestions to help us move forward with spreading the word in a more up to date method. Work at the newly acquired land in [...]

By |2018-10-07T10:14:33+00:00October 7th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Change your Commute – Travel along the Derby & Sandiacre Canal Line

Change your Commute - Travel along the Derby & Sandiacre Canal Line We're inviting you to change the way you get to work for just one week... If you live near the proposed route of the restored Derby & Sandiacre Canal and can use the current footpath to walk, run or cycle to work [...]

By |2018-09-30T17:10:25+00:00September 30th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Waterways Recovery Group have arrived

Waterways Recovery Group arrived on Saturday 21st July and started work in earnest at Borrowash on the Sunday morning. Great progress has already been made by the team of some 19 volunteers. A mobile spider crane arrived on Monday to lift large stone blocks, some weighing up to 2.5 ton. Over the week we anticipate [...]

By |2018-07-23T19:33:47+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

The Canal Cottages scaffold is Up! Fancy lending a hand?

The Canal Cottages scaffold is Up! Fancy lending a hand? Despite Christmas and New Years there has been plenty of progress at both Draycott and the Canal Cottages; Hedges have been trimmed for the spring, and with great support of the working parties over the festive period we've got the site in a [...]

By |2018-01-26T19:11:34+00:00January 26th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments