Press Releases – 2018

Please find below press releases on behalf of my clients, they are in PDF format and can opened and printed as needed:

27 February: Cheshire Paddle Boarding Club becomes first in UK to adopt a river section

  • The Canal & River Trust charity has signed up its first ever paddle boarding club in a formal adoption agreement – to look after a stretch of the River Weaver Navigation in Cheshire… Read more.

21 February: Canal & River Trust boost for rare aquatic plants on Montgomery Canal

  • Floating water plantain and other rare aquatic plants should soon be thriving again on a Montgomery Canal arm near Welshpool, thanks to the Canal & River Trust charity… Read more.

19 February: Weaver Words – inspiring the next generation

  • Hundreds of North Cheshire schoolchildren are benefiting from an inspirational series of creative writing workshops as part of the Weaver Words Literature Festival… Read more.

16 February: North Wales and Borders Canals are popular hot spots with boaters

  • North Wales and Borders canals are among the busiest in Britain, according to an annual survey of lock usage, published by the Canal & River Trust charity… Read more.

1 February: Land Trust charity lands in Wales

  • The Land Trust, a national land management charity, is expanding its portfolio of services into Wales – and marked the launch with an event at the Welsh Assembly in Cardiff on Wednesday 31 January… Read more.

16 January: Canal & River Trust and Salford University joins forces on trail-blazing environmental DNA wildlife habitat project

  • Fish rescue as Huddersfield Narrow Canal drained for £185,000 lock refurbishment project … Read more.

12 January: New angling club is a great catch for the Montgomery Canal

  • The Canal & River Trust charity, which cares for 2,000 miles of canals, has just reeled in a new angling club to fish the beautiful waters of the Montgomery Canal in Powys… Read more.

12 January: Public consultation into future development around canal word heritage site ar Trevor Basin – new extra date

  • A public consultation into future development around the canal World Heritage Site at Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, in North Wales, continues with an extra event on Monday 22 January 2018… Read more.

2 January: Weaver Words Literature Festival is Back!

  • Gyles Brandreth and Ian McMillan lead impressive line up… Read more.

2 January: Land Trust charity calls for strong leadership to deliver the Government’s new 25 year plan to improve the environment

  • The Government’s 25 year plan to protect and enhance the environment has won the backing of national land management charity, the Land Trust… Read more.
27 February: Mid Cheshire SUP (Stand Up Paddle) boarders adopt river section
27 February: Litter picking on the River Weaver
19 February: Poet Mandy Coe with Year 5 pupils from St Lukes RC primary school in Frodsham
19 February: Poet Mandy Coe with Year 5 pupils from St Lukes RC primary school in Frodsham
19 February: Poet Mandy Coe and Weaver Words school liaison manager Steven Capstick with Year 7 pupils from Helsby High School
16 January: Fish rescue as Huddersfield Narrow Canal drained
16 January: Water sampling
2 January: Gyles Brandreth at Weaver Words Festival
2 January: Gyles Brandreth at Weaver Words Festival
2 January: Poet Ian McMillan headlines Weaver Words