Next branch meeting is Tuesday 5th December 2017 at the Rachel Fowler Centre, Market Place, Melksham SN12 6EX. If you plan to attend or apologise for absence, please advise
our Secretary Lyn
Dyer by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don't forget the Ale and Cider Festival in Melksham Saturday 11th November.
Many members are aware that the overrunning costs at
Studley Grange have had a severe impact on the Trust financial reserves
and I hope as many of you as possible are able to help build up these
On a more upbeat note meetings with local landowners
are proving very positive as they realise the difference we are making
to our local communities and the environment as we progress the
restoration of the line from Melksham through to Foxham. I hope to have
news to share on new sites to work on in the coming few months.
the longest canal restoration project in the UK we clearly need as many
volunteers as we can get to help progress the restoration along the
line in our area. If you are able to help either physically at work
parties/ events or are able to help behind the scenes with fund raising
or research please do get in touch - your help is vital to our progress.
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