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Towpath Taskforce - Weedon

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Join the Canal & River Trust's towpath taskforce on the 3rd Wednesday of each month In various locations within the Weedon area.

It’s a great opportunity to try low-commitment volunteering with the Trust. Typically, as a team of volunteers you will be involved in a number of tasks such as paint locks, towpaths repairs, carry out vegetation management and much more.


No experience is needed you just need to be willing to get stuck in and get dirty. Please wear old clothes appropriate for the weather conditions (e.g. waterproof jacket, warm layers) and sturdy footwear, ideally boots or wellies. 


  • Accessibility
    some parts of the towpath maybe uneven and not accessible for all users
  • Age restrictions
    volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When do I need to be available?

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No Yes No No No No
Afternoon No No Yes No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, the taskforce will be regular, but commitment is flexible.
Session starts at 11am and finishes at 3pm.



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