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Thursday, May 5, 2016

May Match Bookings

Posted by Administrator on April 27, 2016

The Booked Waters page has been updated to include the matches in May.

Further matches may be added.

Please not that DDAA are holding a Three day festival at Southfield during the second bank holiday in aid of Help for Heroes.

Low Water level

Posted by Administrator on April 15, 2016

The following notice was sent to us from the Canal and Rivers trust

Notice Alert

Location: Ocean Lock reduced water levels – Aire & Calder and New Junction Canals

Monday 18 April 2016 07:00 until Monday 18 April 2016 17:00

Associated British Ports (ABP) are undertaking maintenance work at Ocean Lock. The work will involve lowering the Dock water level by approximately 0.3m. The reduction of dock water level will also reduce the canal level by a similar amount between Goole and Pollington on the Aire & Calder Navigation and The New Junction Canal to Sykehouse Lock.

Dock Lowering will commence 07:00hrs 18/04/16

Water levels will return to normal 17:00hrs 18/04/16

More clean up dates for the Don

Posted by Administrator on April 14, 2016

Doncaster Riverside Clean Ups

The Don at Doncaster is a lovely stretch of the river, and we would like to feature it in our upcoming River Don Heritage Trail. BUT, sections are blighted by litter.

Could you spare a few hours to help make our river side beautiful?

We have the following dates planned – come to as many or as few as you wish. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a waterproof jacket just in case. We’ll provide all equipment and a cup of tea!

Tuesday 26th April
Tuesday 3rd May
Tuesday 10th May
Tuesday 17th May
Tuesday 24th May

Meet on St Mary’s Bridge (by the VW showroom) at 9:30am (the sessions will finish at 12:30pm). No experience necessary – full training for tasks will be provided.

For further details contact

RACHEL WALKER
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT OFFICER
Mobile:    07825 706611
Office:      01302 796173
Don Catchment Rivers Trust
St. Catherine's House
Woodfield Park, Tickhill Road
Balby, Doncaster
DN4 8QP