Group for Burslem Canal restoration

Published: Friday, 12 November 2010

A GROUP has been formed to further the restoration of the Burslem Branch Canal at Middleport on the Trent & Mersey.

This new group, comprising of experts in law, finance, local government and heritage, will team up with the Burslem Port team of waterways enthusiasts, to undertake research and write a new constitution.

Project officer David Dumbelton revealed:

"After many years of research, planning and negotiation we are now able to call on the experience and professionalism of current and retired senior managers in industry, commerce and the professions to help us achieve our ambition."