Couple’s Golden Gift to Canal

7th October  2010

Margaret and Brian Limb of Old Whittington, Chesterfield, wanted a special way to mark their Golden Wedding Anniversary. Both are members of the Chesterfield Canal Trust. They often walk down to Staveley to watch the Trust’s Volunteer Work Party in operation.

Instead of personal gifts for their anniversary, they asked all their friends and family to give money. They then donated it all to go towards the further restoration of the canal.

On Thursday they went to Mill Green at Staveley where they met Terry Berridge, who organises the Work Party. They presented him with a cheque for £600.

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