Tag Archives: Grand Western Canal

Relocating the retaining wall will improve visibility

Construction work will begin this month to relocate the retaining wall, to the east of the entrance to the Grand Western Canal car park, making it much safer for visitors to the canal.

Posted on: 4 September 2017 | Posted in: Environment | No Comments
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Community cash boost for Grand Western Canal’s play area project

The scheme has funding from Devon County Council, Tiverton Town Council and Tesco’s eco-friendly community awards scheme ‘Bags of Help.’

Posted on: 22 March 2017 | Posted in: Community

Canal’s new children’s play area to receive a funding boost

Plans for an exciting new children’s play area at the Grand Western Canal’s basin in Tiverton have taken a step further towards final agreement

Posted on: 5 January 2017 | Posted in: Community
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Council country parks among best in the UK

Two of Devon’s favourite parks have been named among the best green spaces in the UK

Posted on: 10 August 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Council country parks awarded top visitor award

Visitors to the Grand Western Canal Country Park and Local Nature Reserve and Stover Country Park have heaped praise on the countryside attractions, earning them both a Certificate of Excellence from customer review website Trip Advisor

Posted on: 6 June 2016 | Posted in: Environment

The beauty of Grand Western Canal captured on camera

The 381 entries ranged from the horse drawn barge, a close-up of damsel fly and an autumn sumset

Posted on: 9 December 2015 | Posted in: Environment