Media Coverage

Ancoats Canal Project in the Media

An archive of our media appearances!

April 2016

Friends of Rochdale 9: Q&A with Councillor Kevin Peel

We never underestimate the will of local residents to make lasting change once they put their minds to something! The example of the Ancoats Canal Project, the Castlefield Forum or the Northern Quarter Greening Group show what the determination, commitment and passion of residents can achieve.

January 2016

Fleeting appearance of ACP volunteers working on the Ashton Canal in November 2015 in this short video made by the Institute of Civil Engineers ‘The Venice of the North’.

September 2015

Featured on MCRAgainstRubbish Blog: The Ancoats Canal Project: good practices, good results

Interview with Chairman James Headifan

July 2015

Ancoats Canal Project are mentioned on The Guardian ‘Northerner’ blog

May 2015

Ancoats Canal Project feature in article on the resurgence of the great British canal and the importance of maintaining its beauty and heritage.

July 2013

James Headifen & Jon Stopp being interviewed by BBC Radio Manchester

James Headifen & Jon Stopp being interviewed by BBC Radio Manchester

BBC Manchester Radio Drive Time – James Headifen & Jon Stopp

BBC Manchester Radio The Breakfast Show

Manchester Evening News

July 2012

BBC North West Tonight

April 2012

March 2012
Homes and Communities Agency

December 2011
MEN Media
BBC Radio – Sam Baars