YESTERDAY SOME BRANCH MEMBERS WENT OUT TO SPRAY GIANT HOGWEED ALONG THE BANKS OF THE NEWRY TO PORTADOWN CANAL.
THIS WAS IN CONJUNCTION WITH QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY BELFAST.
Recently the Chairman and Secretary made a presentation to the dept. of Culture, Arts and Leisure Stormont Committee.
The branch is lobbying to have the remit of Waterways Ireland extended to include the Newry to Portadown Canal.
From L to R:- Brencda Hale, William Irwin (dCAL vice chair), Michelle McIlveen (dCAL chair), Peter Maxwell (N&P chair),Geraldine Foley (N&P hon. sec.), Dominic Bradley and Karen McKevitt.