12 January 2015
Peter Parkinson Appointed as General Manager of the Bridgewater Canal
Louise Morrissey, Director of
Land and Planning at Peel Land & Property is pleased to announce the
appointment of Peter Parkinson to the position of General Manager of the
Louise said, “Peter comes to the diverse position with commercial and property
skills which will benefit the Canal greatly. Over the next few months Peter
will be contacting and arranging to meet with various stakeholders, visiting
locations along the canal and meeting with boaters, other Bridgewater Canal
customers and local groups. We welcome Peter and wish him well in his new
Peter says:“The Bridgewater Canal is an impressive, historically significant and
culturally important asset within the North West and I am delighted to have the
opportunity to play a part in shaping its future. My immediate priorities are
to ensure continuity of service to our customers, to become familiar with the
canal and acquainted with its stakeholders, and to identify potential areas for
improvement for the benefit of the Canal and its users.”
To contact Peter or a member
of the Bridgewater Canal Team please email Bridgewatercanal@peel.co.uk or call the office reception number on 0161 629 8200
between 2pm - 4pm Monday to Friday.
Any visits to the Bridgewater Canal offices
at Peel Dome are strictly by appointment only. Throughout the year Peter will
try to meet with everyone.
The emergency number is 0161
877 3628 (strictly for emergencies only).