Friends of Bridgewater Canal

Future Activities


Litter Pick 29 May 2019

The next litter pick will be on Wednesday 29 May 2019. This will be an evening event starting at 7pm. We usually finish this litter pick in the pub.

As usual meet at the canal steps on Sale Waterside piazza. Litter pickers, hi-vis jackets and bags will be provided but please come dressed for gardening.

Children 12 to 16 years old are welcome if accompanied by a responsible adult. However, our safety regulations and insurance cover does not permit younger children.


Spring Open Meeting - 28 May 2019

Our Spring Meeting will be at 7.30pm on Tuesday 28 May 2019 in the upstairs room at The Volunteer pub, 81 Cross St., Sale, M33 7HJ.

We have been fortunate to to get local expert Barry Myers to talk about "The Manchester Ship Canal"

Entrance free and all welcome!


Canal Cruises - Summer 2019

In conjunction with Bridgewater Cruises Co., the Friends Group are organising two return cruises to Dunham this summer. Both cruises depart from the moorings at the King's Ransom pub, Britannia Road, Sale.

The first cruise is an Afternoon Tea Cruise on 6 June 2019. This includes a high quality afternoon tea. Cash bar on board. Departing the moorings at 2.30pm and returning about 5.30pm. Tickets £25.

Tickets must be bought directly from Bridgewater Cruises


The second cruise is an Evening Hot Pot Supper cruise on 26 June 2019 departing at 6.30pm and returning about 9.30pm. This includes a hot pot supper and there is a cash bar on board.

Tickets £27.Tickets must be bought directly from Bridgewater Cruises


Canal Walks

Look out for full details on the walking group websites:

Ramblers Trafford Group:

Trafford Walkers: