Forthcoming Volunteer Workdays 2018

Volunteer Workdays take place on a monthly basis and can involve a range of tasks concerned with the practical management of the viaduct environment.  The proposed dates for Volunteer workdays for the first half of this year will be:

Saturday February 3rd:  10:00am start

Saturday March 3rd:  10:00am start

saturday April 7th:  10:00am start

Saturday May 12th:  10:00am start

Saturday June 2nd:  10:00am start

We meet underneath the viaduct. Access from Newtons Lane. The barrier on the track leading to the viaduct will be open at 9:30 am.

Details of the activities to be undertaken will be published on this site on the week prior to the workday. The environmental management of the site will be guided by the Sustrans ecologists and engineers. tasks undertaken could include: vegetation management and removal, habitat creation, clearing pier bases, litter clearance etc.

Tools are provided. If you are attending a workday, could you let Kieran Lee know so he can ensure that there are adequate tools to enable people to do the jobs required. Contact



Meetings. Dates and Times 2018

Our open meetings are held in The Gate Inn, Awsworth which is a fantastic community pub. The meetings currently take place once every two months. We welcome all those who are members of the Friends of Bennerley Viaduct Group and we also welcome any member of the community who is interested in the Bennerley Viaduct Project.


The meetings will take place at the Gate Inn Awsworth on:

Monday February 12th 2018  7:00 pm start

Monday April 16th 2018   7:00pm start  (Annual General Meeting)

Monday June 18th 2018    7:00pm start

If you want any further details about meetings or if you want an item included on the agenda. please contact Kieran Lee.

Meeting Dates and Times 2018

Full Meetings of the Friends of Bennerley Viaduct currently take place once every two months. Anyone who is is interested in the future of the viaduct is welcome to attend and participate. The next meetings will take place on:

Monday February 12th The Gate Inn Awsworth 7:00 pm

Monday April 16th (AGM) The Gate Inn, Awsworth. 7:00 pm

Monday 18th June The Gate Inn, Awsworth  7:00 pm.


All welcome. If you want any item to be included on the agenda, please contact Kieran Lee. me.