CCT response to the HS2 consultation

20th December  2018 The Trust has submitted its response to the HS2 Ltd. consultation about its Working Draft Environmental Statement. To read our response, click here. To read our summary of responses, click here. The text was written and collated by our Chair, Robin Stonebridge. It was edited by our Engineering Group and the final…

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Rother Valley Boat Lift Competition

20th December  2018

During the summer, Barbara Milton, our Planning Officer and a member of our Engineering Group, approached Nottingham Trent University to see whether they would be willing to help in a design for a proposed iconic boat lift at Rother Valley. David Russhard, Civil Engineering Course Leader at NTU, agreed to take this on as a final year project for their M.Eng. students.

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46 miles in 3 days

20th September  2018 Our Walking Festival is going really well, despite dreadful weather today. The star event has been our full length walk – all 46 miles from Waterside Basin in Chesterfield to West Stockwith Lock on the River Trent, over the course of three days. The happy band reached their goal today. All said…

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