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The Week Ahead: Sunday 29th November – Saturday 5th December 2020

Tuesday 1st December: Work party meets at Holly Street bridge in Pontardawe at 9:30am. We will be clearing vegetation from the channel and both banks north of the bridge. Cae Pandy park will also be tidied. Tuesday 1st December: Monthly business meeting of the Swansea Canal Society at the Vadre Rugby Club, Hebron Road, Clydach...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 22nd – Saturday 28th November 2020

Work Party Tuesday 24th November 2020: Now that the Firebreak is over, we can all meet together. So please assemble at the Hidden Lock site in Clydach at 9am. Tasks within the site will be allocated upon arrival and will include building a wall around the garden, filling compost bins and clearing leaves. Bring your...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 15th – Saturday 21st November 2020

Work Party Tuesday 17th November 2020: Now that the Firebreak is over, we can all meet together. So please assemble at the Hidden Lock site in Clydach at 9am. Tasks within the site will be allocated upon arrival and will include building a wall around the garden, building compost bins and clearing leaves. Bring your...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 8th – Saturday 14th November 2020

The National Firebreak ends on 9th November. Groups of up to 30 can meet outdoors and travel restrictions are lifted. Work Party Tuesday 10th November 2020: Meet at the canoe store in Coed Gwilym Park at 9.30 am. We intend to record a short Christmas Video that can be shown in the library and make...

Green Flag Community Award

We’ve done it again! The Society has been awarded the Green Flag Community Award for the fourth year. Many, many thanks to our wonderful volunteers, particularly as they continue to work so hard and safely in these troubled times. #greenflagcommunityaward  

The Week Ahead: Sunday 18th – Saturday 24th October 2020

Work Party Tuesday 20th October 2020: ***** COVID LOCKDOWN IN SWANSEA AND NEATH PORT TALBOT ***** Local lock-down regulations remain in force Swansea and Neath Port Talbot. Non-essential travel out of and into both areas is not permitted. Therefore, two work parties will operate, as in previous weeks: Volunteers living in the Swansea area: Meet...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 4th – Saturday 10th October 2020

Work Party Tuesday 6th October 2020: ***** COVID LOCKDOWN IN SWANSEA AND NEATH PORT TALBOT ***** The local lockdown regulations recently imposed upon Swansea and Neath Port Talbot state that non-essential travel out of and into both areas is not permitted. Therefore, two work parties will operate: Volunteers living in the Swansea area: Meet at...

Work Party: Tuesday 29th September 2020

Work Party Tuesday 29th September: ***** CHANGE OF PLAN DUE TO COVID LOCKDOWN IN SWANSEA and NEATH PORT TALBOT ***** The local lockdown regulations recently imposed upon Swansea state that non-essential travel out of and into the Swansea area is not permitted. The local lockdown regulations recently imposed upon Neath Port Talbot state that non-essential travel...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 27th September – Saturday 3rd October 2020

Sunday 27th September: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10:30am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £8. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. This will be the last regular session this...

The Week Ahead : Sunday 20th – Saturday 26th September 2020

Sunday 20th September: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10:30am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £8. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Please note that canoe and kayak hire may...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 13th – Saturday 19th September 2020

Sunday 13th September: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10:30am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £8. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Please note that canoe and kayak hire may...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 6th – Saturday 12th September 2020

Sunday 6th September: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10:30am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £8. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Please note that canoe and kayak hire may...