This years BCN clean up will see us return to an area not visited for many years, based at Ocker Hill on the Walsall Canal the teams of Volunteers will clean the lower Walsall, Tame Valley Canals and Ryders Green Locks.
Day Volunteers can sign on at Ocker Hill Depot from 10am, or at the Malthouse Stables in Tipton at 9am, where you will be transported to Ocker Hill.
Safety foot wear should be worn as well as water proof clothing. Bring your lunch if you do not with to purchase the lunch provided by Waterway Recovery Group.
For further details please email or call Chris Morgan.
The big annual BCN Cleanup, with the BCN Society working alongside Coombeswood Canal Trust, Dudley Canal Trust, the Canal & River Trust and the IWA (Birmingham, Black Country and Worcester branch Waterways Recovery Group.)
Come along under the auspices of any of the groups.
If you want accommodation and food provided, book through the Waterways Recovery Group website.
If you are staying with them, accommodation is available from the night of 15th, at the malt house stables, Tipton.
You are welcome to come and join us – wear stout footwear and old clothes. Waterproofs could be a good move.
Tea and coffee are provided for everyone but bring your own pack lunch, unless buying it through the WRG. (If you are doing this, check with Chris for details first)
Chris Morgan will be leading the group, and can be contacted by email on the link.