We would welcome your feedback about any aspect of our adopted length - please email us at
SATURDAY 21st OCTOBER
Completion of work at Sykes Hollow Picnic Site -
installation of interpretation board, totem posts etc.
Offside vegetation cutting between Minshull Lock and Bridge 6
Meet at: Aqueduct Marina
Parking:at Aqueduct 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 email@example.com
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FUTURE DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Monday 9th October = hedge laying resumes
Saturday 21st October - work party - offside vegetation and litter pick
Thursday 26th October - hedge laying.
Monday 13th November - hedge laying
Saturday 18th November - work party - offside vegetation
Thursday 23rd November - hedge laying
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..
Since April 2014 we have achieved:
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
8). Maintaining canalside infrastructure
9). Volunteering opportunities for all