OPEN DAY SATURDAY 22ND MAY 2021
Urban moorings is a community-based project aiming to provide the spaces for both the boating and local community to make use of. It is based on what was a derelict scrap of land jointly owned by Canal and River Trust [...]
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Update Covid-19 lockdown
It`s Been A Long Summer – and look what we have done.It has certainly been an interesting year has 2020. We were so please earlier in the year that we were in a position where we could begin welcoming visitors [...]
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Building Composting Bins
Using big old recycled beams, which can be a real pain to cut and have all sorts of of nails and stuff that has to be removed, means progress can be a bit slow. But its worth it and when [...]
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Perfect Planter
PERFECT PLANTER – WELL NEARLY!(but it is recycled ) Its amazing what you can make out of a load of old timbers that were destined for landfill or burning. When our `shed of doom` was demolished, we asked if we [...]
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Vintage Commercial Wharf
amazing picture of Commercial Wharf in the 1950's [...]
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Green House Made from Scrap
Building a Green House from an old conservatory destined for land fill. [...]
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Tulips at Urban Moorings
Spring is Here 2018
Hummmmm. Some may say that we have a strange sense of humour!! Well possibly. We now have a ‘grave’ on site Sitting just looking around and a lump of concrete just looked like a grave stone —— so we had [...]
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Finished Tyre Bench
Tyre Bench
We are removing and clearing a space at the front entrance to put in a greenhouse. This area get loads of sun so this is perfect position for it for a bench made out of tyres!  Anyway we have loads [...]
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Kingfisher at Urban Moorings
Kingfisher at Urban Moorings
We had a visitor in the arm. Just managed to get a picture.  Kingfishers are small unmistakable bright blue and orange birds of slow moving or still water. They fly rapidly, low over water, and hunt fish from riverside perches, occasionally [...]
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BCN Cleanup
BCN Cleanup 2018
Thanks to the big BCN clean up who paid us a visit today and took a load of scrap/rubbish. Every year the IWA, WRG and BCN society organise workboats and invite volunteers to help them remove rubbish from the canal. [...]
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