The monthly work party from 10am to 4pm. We shall we carry on with the path for the garden and painting at lock 7, although the weather may play a part.
Meet up location; Ashton Canal lock 4, adjacent to the Etihad Stadium/Sports City complex, link to map below.
We would like to start at 10am prompt, we recommend stout footwear and gardening type clothes. Please bring a packed lunch. Home baked cake will be available at brew time. Please let me know if you can attend as I'm only bringing a limited number of portions.
Reports from previous work parties can be viewed here.
By Metro: the Metro station is close to lock 4/5. ie exit the station, cross the footbridge over the canal at Joe Mercer Way, descend the steps to the towpath and walk down to lock 4 to meet up.
Metro station info and Metro station map.
By car: head for M11 3FF which is the Tennis Centre on Sports City Way. Turn off Alan Turing Way into Sports City Way, drive past the end of the pedestrianized Joe Mercer Way, drive past the Tennis Centre to the far end of the car-park on the left, then double back across the car park to an access gate, down between the Tennis Centre and the containers, leads on to the canal close to lock 4.