Final Working Party of 2015

Another year draws to an end, the last working party for 2015 took place at Draycott this Sunday. Three teams enabled us to start the major job of hedge laying the last 450 meters from the Hopwell road end, the first task is to clear all the brambles from many years to allow the trained [...]

By |2017-10-12T19:00:01+01:00December 23rd, 2015|Working Party|0 Comments

Starting to “Dig back to Derby”

This week the society started the work to dig out the canal lock situated at the end of the canal route that will be joining with the Erewash Canal. The initial work involved a small team of volunteers helping a specialist firm obtain the necessary soil samples that need to be taken for independent checking [...]

By |2017-10-12T19:00:01+01:00December 6th, 2015|News|0 Comments