We would welcome your feedback about any aspect of our adopted length - please email us  at


sumbacanal@btinternet.com

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FUTURE DATES FOR YOUR DIARY​​

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Thursday 23rd November - hedge laying


Saturday 9th December - work party - offside vegetation
















  •      150  major work parties
  •   2,054 volunteer days
  •   7,934 volunteer hours

About SUMBA

Since April 2014 we have achieved:

Our Work

The main priorities of SUMBA's canal adoption are::

1). Maintaining the towpath and lockside

2). Maintaining and infilling hedgerows

3). Managing  canalside vegetation

4). Hedgerow and wildlife surveys

5). Maintaining mooring and picnic sites

6). Undertaking lock maintenance

7). Litterpicking

8). Maintaining canalside infrastructure

9). Volunteering opportunities for all



Our Aims




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SATURDAY 18th NOVEMBER



Vegetation cut back and litter pick


Offside cut back using a CRT work boat plus litter pick from Barbridge to bridge 11


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Meet at:  Venetian Marina

Time: 9.30am

Parking :at Venetian Marina



Please bring a packed lunch and drink.


If you are able to help or need further information please contact Graham Russell on 07853 275222

or email sumbacanal@btinternet.com











Our next work parties

In April 2014, under the Canal and River Trust's "Adopt a Your Local Canal" scheme, SUMBA adopted 4 1/4 miles of the Middlewich Branch from Barbridge Junction to Hoolgrave Bridge 11.    In October 2014, with CRT's agreement, SUMBA adopted a further 1 1/4 miles from Bridge 11 to Morris Bridge 15..

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