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Grand Western Canal

Events

The Ranger Service organises a programme of events each year. Here's what events we have coming up at the Grand Western Canal this Autumn / Winter......

2014

Hedgelaying Day
Sunday 9th Novermber
10am - 4pm

Learn the traditional art of hedge laying whilst helping Canal Rangers lay a section of hedgerow along the canal's towpath. No special skills are required as full training will be given. We will provide all tools plus tea and biscuits. Please wear suitable clothes and boots, and bring waterproofs, a packed lunch and a drink.

Meet: Sampford Peverell, beside Buckland Bridge
Cost: Free event
Booking Essential.

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Ranger guided walk - part of Tiverton's Walk & Talk scheme
Wednesday 19th November
10:30am

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Country Park whilst taking in some fresh air and exercise. Join walkers from Tiverton Walk & Talk scheme on this guided walk, lead by one of the Canal Rangers. This walk will follow part of the canal towpath but will also use surrounding footpaths and minor roads to complete a circuit. Suitable footwear is necessary as there is the potential of rough ground and mud.

Meet at: Globe Inn, Sampford Peverell  top car park
Distance: Approx. 4miles
Duration: 60 - 90 mins
Cost: Free event
No booking required, just turn up.

Walk & Talk

Chrsitmas Wreath and Decoration Workshop
Sunday 14th December
1pm - 4pm

Join one of the Rangers at the Grand Western Canal to make a selection of Christmas wreaths and decorations using natural materials.

Cost: £3.50 per Adult £2 per Child
Booking Essential.

Christmas Wreath workshop

Hedgelaying Day
Sunday 14th December
10am - 4pm

Learn the traditional art of hedge laying whilst helping Canal Rangers lay a section of hedgerow along the canal's towpath. No special skills are required as full training will be given. We will provide all tools plus tea and biscuits. Please wear suitable clothes and boots, and bring waterproofs, a packed lunch and a drink.

Cost: Free event
Booking Essential.

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To find out more information about any of the events listed or to book onto the event please contact the Ranger Service on 01884 254072 or gwcanal@devon.gov.uk