Gŵrp Cadwraeth Camlas Pontypridd
The Pontypridd Canal Conservation Group was formed in 2010 and has been steadfastly working towards the restoration of the only remaining double-lock system on the Glamorganshire Canal.
The PCCG comprises those from the Pontypridd area with an interest in the restoration and also supporters from the wider canal community, including those with specialist knowledge.
Developments are publicised in this web site and on our new Facebook group page. For a more frequent updates on ongoing works please visit our Facebook page.
On Saturday 27th September we held the first of what we hope will be many more volunteer days. The cakes you see us with were made and kindly supplied by one of our members, Ann G Morgan (pictured below) and her daughter. A big thank you also to Nick Otley of The Bunch of Grapes who kindly provided a meal and refreshments for all volunteers afterwards.
New Committee members wanted
Following our Extraordinary General Meeting in December 2014, we are now able to accommodate more members on our committee. In particular we are looking for persons who will be able to assist us with the administrative work of the group. If you are interested or would like additional information about the group or the work of the committee, please get in touch with your contact details and we will contact you.
Our aim is to make membership an inclusive experience and we are always keen to welcome new volunteers and members to our group. We would welcome any help you are able to give especially with the working party on site.
Please consider supporting our aims by becoming a member. There is an annual subscription fee structured to suit individual circumstances.
Membership fees are:
Individual membership £6.00
Joint membership £10
Family membership (for up to four people) £20
You can join by completing the membership application on the back page and forwarding a cheque to Pontypridd Canal Conservation Group c/o The Bunch of Grapes, 40 Ynysangharad Road, Pontypridd CF37 4DA.
We will automatically be notified of your membership application which will be activated upon receipt of the relevant membership fee.
We are presently aiming to generate as much money as we can to support a match-funded bid. Our aim is to secure sufficient grant funding to enable major structural work to be carried out at Locks 31 and 32.
You may also join or donate by contacting us on: Pontypriddcanalconservationgroup@live.com
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