IWA Manchester Branch – Work party on the Saturday and Sunday 10am to 4pm. Tasks will include vegetation clearance, litter picking, painting and pulling rubbish out of the canal. For more information contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0787 5999 825. Work is planned to be concentrated on the Fairbottom Branch, focusing on cutting back and removing trees and other vegetation.
Please note that this is a wet site, so wellies are a must.
Please meet at the visitor centre off Stannybrook Road, Failsworth M35 9WJ
(Signposted from M60 J22 – entrance (unsigned) on left near top of climb from Daisy Nook Garden Centre) There is car parking at Daisy Nook but it's a popular country park. Busses 230 & 231 running between Manchester and Ashton serve Daisy Nook. Alternatively, cycle or walk the towpath. There's a cafe and toilets at the Visitor Centre.