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Get moving this summer with free guided bike rides on the Rochdale & Ashton Canals

August 2nd, 2016

Get moving this summer with a series of free guided bike rides in and around East Manchester on the Ashton & Rochdale Canals in August and September To book or for more information visit http://walking-works-tfgm.eventbrite.co.uk Read more >

Free walks in and around East Manchester

June 27th, 2016

Free walks in and around East Manchester on the Ashton & Rochdale Canals in June, July, August and September Whether you are interested in bats, want to improve your nature photography, want to find out more about edible flowers along the canal towpath or join a walk aimed at families with young children there’s something for everyone to get out... Read more Read more >

Friends of Rochdale 9

May 5th, 2016

Our first volunteer day will take place on Sunday 8 May at 12 o’clock and we’ll be starting our activities at Lock 89 on the Rochdale Canal in central Manchester (next to Rain Bar and Jurys Inn). We will be doing some wild seed planting as well as gardening at our ‘floating garden’ offside the towpath (thanks to the Canal... Read more Read more >

Friends of Rochdale 9: Q & A with Cllr Kevin Peel

April 15th, 2016

This month an exciting new initiative is launching in central Manchester on the Rochdale Canal. Friends of Rochdale 9 (FOR9) is the result of consultation with local people in partnership with the City Centre Councillors and Canal & River Trust. We caught up with Councillor Kevin Peel to find out more. Who’s idea was FOR9? Lots of people have been... Read more Read more >

Launch Weekend for Friends of Rochdale 9

April 1st, 2016

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th April 10am to 4pm Join the Manchester City Centre Councillors and Canal & River Trust for a weekend of activity to launch the Friends of Rochdale 9, a new initiative encouraging local people to get involved with the Rochdale Canal. Come and see us at Lock 89, Tib Lock (just behind the Ritz, near Oxford... Read more Read more >


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