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Thursday 13th December

Monthly Clean-up of the Fallowfield Loop

Some bags from the litter pick including House for Sale signs!

Part of the Fallowfield Loop path now looking nice and clean!

Please click  here  to read a report in the Guardian regarding cycleways in Greater Manchester including the Fallowfield Loop.

Saturday 10th November

Monthly Clean-up of the Canal Path (Yellow Brick Road)

Roger and Fay Bravey with other volunteers at the litter pick where

35 bags were collected.

Thursday 8th November

Monthly Clean-up of the Fallowfield Loop

Volunteers at the litter pick where 10 bags were collected.

Please click  here  to see the November 2018 Newsletter.

Saturday 20th to Sunday 21st October

Autumn Clean-up of the Fallowfield Loop

26 blue bags of recyclable rubbish, which were collected at the above event at the

Quadrants, Levenshulme, as well as 28 black bags of non-recyclables.

Saturday 22nd September

Openshaw Festival

From the left, MSCS members Graham Burns, Roger and Fay Bravey, and

IWA members John Foley, Barry McGuiness and Mike Matthews.

Many thanks to Mike, our new member!

From this screenshot of a video, MSCS members Liz Watson, Roger Bravey, Graham Burns

and Fay Bravey, with John Foley from IWA

Thank you to our new members, who joined today!

Sunday 16th September

Manchester Road Park Fun Day

MSCS members Fay Bravey, Margaret and Peter Burns, Robert Twigg and Peter Scott

MSCS members Graham Burns, Robert Twigg and Peter Scott with Stockport Mayor

Walt Brett and MP Andrew Gwynne

Peter Scott from MSCS with MP Andrew Gwynne.  Many thanks to Andrew for

these last two photos, and also to Peter for this  video  from the event.

Sunday 19th August

North Reddish Park Fun Day

From the left , MSCS members Graham Burns and Robert Twigg

Friday 10th August

Morrisons Supermarket, Reddish

From the left, Peter and Gwen Scott, Fay Bravey and Graham Burns,

all from MSCS

We gained seven new members at this event!

Saturday 16th June

Clayton Hall Open Day

MSCS stall in Clayton Hall grounds

Fay and Roger Bravey on the left and Graham Burns on the right all from MSCS

with IWA Manchester Branch working party organiser Steve Connolly

Clayton Hall

Clayton Hall living history museum, Ashton New Road, Clayton, M11 4RU

Sunday 10th June

Manchester Histories Fair

Graham Burns from MSCS on the right with two lovely gentlemen from IWA

Many thanks to IWA Manchester Branch who supplied the photo

This was an interesting event held at Central Library, where we shared a stall with IWA.  It proved to be quite successful, as we managed to distribute several leaflets and also gained one new member!

Saturday 2nd June

Stockport Canal (Yellow Brick Road) Clean Up

Some volunteers at the litter pick - from the left, Ian Watson and Graham Burns from MSCS,

and volunteer Dorka

Ian Watson by Ashton Old Road Bridge

Looking North towards Ashton Old Road Bridge

Looking North towards Ogden Lane Bridge

Old Dry Dock Entrance

Gorton Aqueduct

All these photos show how nice the canal path looks after the litter pick!

Please click  here  to see the May 2018 Newsletter.

Please click  here  for details regarding the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force on 25th May 2018.

Please click  here  to see the March 2018 Newsletter.