Draycott Open Day

Draycott Open Day Description: Come to Hopwell Road to see our progress on restoring the Canal Cottages. There will be a marquee, information displays and a licensed refreshment bar. You can: See some of the history of the building Meet the last residents Look at restoration plans Look around the site There will also be [...]

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Working Fridays – Draycott

Working Fridays - Draycott - Canal Cottages Restoration Work Description:   Come and lend a hand with our restoration of the Coop Cottages (formally called the 'Canal Cottages' in the 19th Century). Currently, we are performing site clearance, but have also progressed onto the more complicated building works for the canal cottage restoration. To Bring: [...]

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Working Party – Golden Mile

Draycott - Hedge Works Work Description: Come and lend a hand with our maintenance of the hedgerows along the "Golden Mile" at Draycott. To Bring: A Smile,refreshments, stout shoes, hand held cutters/rake. HS&E requirements: Sturdy shoes are recommended. Getting there: Hopwell Road end     Map coordinates:-    52.902025, -1.344084

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Working Fridays – Draycott

Working Fridays - Draycott - Canal Cottages Restoration Work Description:   Come and lend a hand with our restoration of the Coop Cottages (formally called the 'Canal Cottages' in the 19th Century). Currently, we are performing site clearance, but have also progressed onto the more complicated building works for the canal cottage restoration. To Bring: [...]

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Working Party – Golden Mile

Draycott - Hedge Works Work Description: Come and lend a hand with our maintenance of the hedgerows along the "Golden Mile" at Draycott. To Bring: A Smile,refreshments, stout shoes, hand held cutters/rake. HS&E requirements: Sturdy shoes are recommended. Getting there: Hopwell Road end     Map coordinates:-    52.902025, -1.344084

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Working Fridays – Draycott

Working Fridays - Draycott - Canal Cottages Restoration Work Description:   Come and lend a hand with our restoration of the Coop Cottages (formally called the 'Canal Cottages' in the 19th Century). Currently, we are performing site clearance, but have also progressed onto the more complicated building works for the canal cottage restoration. To Bring: [...]

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Working Parties – Draycott & Sandiacre

Draycott & Sandiacre - Scrub Clearing Work Description: Today we're split between scrub clearing at Draycott and Sandiacre. If unsure, please meet at Draycott and we can allocate responsibilities between the two sites from there. To Bring: A Smile,refreshments, stout shoes, hand held cutters/rake. HS&E requirements: Draycott: Full PPE required - it is a working building [...]

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Working Fridays – Draycott

Working Fridays - Draycott - Canal Cottages Restoration Work Description:   Come and lend a hand with our restoration of the Coop Cottages (formally called the 'Canal Cottages' in the 19th Century). Currently, we are performing site clearance, but have also progressed onto the more complicated building works for the canal cottage restoration. To Bring: [...]

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Working Thursdays – Draycott

Working Thursdays - Draycott - Canal Cottages Restoration Work Description: We hope "Working Thursdays" will become a regular feature of the D&SC Trust Calendar going forward! Come and lend a hand with our restoration of the Coop Cottages (formally called the 'Canal Cottages' in the 19th Century). Currently, we are performing site clearance, but have [...]

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Working Fridays – Draycott

Working Fridays - Draycott - Canal Cottages Restoration Work Description:   Come and lend a hand with our restoration of the Coop Cottages (formally called the 'Canal Cottages' in the 19th Century). Currently, we are performing site clearance, but have also progressed onto the more complicated building works for the canal cottage restoration. To Bring: [...]

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