We would really like to thank the volunteers who put in so much hard labour to protect and enhance the landscape and heritage of the Churnet Valley. We hear they not only do a great job, but have a great time too. Good job!
The Environment Agency made a short video of salmon spawning on the Churnet two weeks ago.
LAFARGE CAULDON SUPPORTS LIFE-SAVING DEFIBRILLATOR FOR CAULDON COMMUNITY
We are busy arranging an Advent 'Showcase' Calendar to support local businesses and services. Would you like to be involved? It is fun, it is FREE.
Here's the latest map showing the next stage of work taking place to upgrade the gas pipes running underneath the old railway line between Oakamoor and Alton
Bridge 70 is the only remaining intact bridge on the closed Uttoxeter Canal. The Caldon & Uttoxter Canal Trust's plan of action was to secure the bridge, preserve it for posterity and make it safer and easier to use. We are delighted to announce that work on the bridge is now complete.
Good news! It has been agreed to extend the operating area of the Moorlands Connect responsive bus service with effect from next Monday. Because the area covered is so large already there will be some journey limitations.
Moorlands Connect will now cover:
The Churnet Valley Guide has really taken shape this year.