They Got Involved

In October 2023 young people from the Five Valleys told stories about life on the canal at the following locations:
@ Wallbridge Wharf -- Mr Sibly's Towpath Clash of Wills (see actor here)
@ Lodgemore Lane -- How Murder Lane Got its Name (see actor here)
@ The Gasworks -- Coal to Stroud Gasworks (see actors here)
@ Dudbridge Upper Lock -- Annie Clark at the Victoria Tap (see actors here)
@ Dudbridge Lower Lock -- A heart-warming tale: Martha Share's story (see actor here)
@ Hilly Orchard Bridge -- John Stockbridge remembers (see actors here)
@ Queen Elizabeth II Playing Field -- William Staddon - Boat Boy (see actor here)

Ghosthunters Map October 2023.
Ghosthunters Map October 2023.

Isaac Thompson-Gibbs playing policeman investigating murder
Isaac Thompson-Gibbs playing policeman investigating murder
Isaac Thompson-Gibbs playing policeman investigating murder
Isaac Thompson-Gibbs playing policeman investigating murder
Louis Southey playing Mr Sibly
Louis Southey playing Mr Sibly
Louis Southey playing Mr Sibly
Louis Southey playing Mr Sibly

Wallbridge Basin and Lodgemore Bridge

Daisy Niblett playing Martha Share
Daisy Niblett playing Martha Share
Daisy Niblett playing Martha Share
Daisy Niblett playing Martha Share
Whats that smell - Stroud Gas Works
(Jemima Wade & Robyn Beaudro)
Whats that smell - Stroud Gas Works
(Jemima Wade & Robyn Beaudro)
Whats that smell - Stroud Gas Works
(Jemima Wade & Robyn Beaudro)
Whats that smell - Stroud Gas Works
(Jemima Wade & Robyn Beaudro)

Stroud Gasworks and Dudbridge Lower Lock

Vanna Berg Saward playing Annie Clark
Vanna Berg Saward playing Annie Clark
Vanna Berg Saward playing Annie Clark
Vanna Berg Saward playing Annie Clark
Liam Mant playing a Marling schoolboy
Liam Mant playing a Marling schoolboy
Liam Mant playing a Marling schoolboy
Liam Mant playing a Marling schoolboy

Dudbridge Upper Lock

Kas Somerville playing William Staddon
Download audio here
Kas Somerville playing William Staddon
Download audio here
Kas Somerville playing William Staddon
Download audio here
Kas Somerville playing William Staddon
Download audio here
Children with apples on Hilly Orchard Bridge
(Blue Shand, Juno Shand & Sophia Zeal)
Children with apples on Hilly Orchard Bridge
(Blue Shand, Juno Shand & Sophia Zeal)
Children with apples on Hilly Orchard Bridge
(Blue Shand, Juno Shand & Sophia Zeal)
Children with apples on Hilly Orchard Bridge
(Blue Shand, Juno Shand & Sophia Zeal)

Hilly Orchard Bridge and Queen Elizabeth II Playing Field

More photographs of the event can be found here.