Author: Bernie Jones

DRONE VIDEO OF WAPPENSHALL

DRONE VIDEO OF WAPPENSHALL

Please see this fantastic video taken yesterday by member Steve McClelland.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TO9mkhuAAeo&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR38Gw9-MGbWNtI_wUjFLiH-fspDI6kALML1KKDCBXGOMvLMhsKxNDUUgTQ

PLANT TRAINING DAY

PLANT TRAINING DAY

I am exceedingly grateful to WRGie Plant Trainer, Adrian Sturgess, for coming to Wappenshall today, at short notice, to train 6 of our members on our JCB excavator and and 3 Tonne dumper truck,...

WAPPENSHALL PROGRESS AT LAST!

WAPPENSHALL PROGRESS AT LAST!

At last it stopped raining and this allowed us to make some real progress at Wappenshall Wharf today. Here is Steve Heise removing the ugly cement pointing from the brickwork of the small warehouse,...

Mary De Saulles

Mary De Saulles

Dear friends and contacts of Mary de Saulles, sadly, as her sons, it falls to us to tell you that Mary passed away in the early hours of 17th June. She died peacefully at...

LISTEN TO OUR OWN RADIO STATION!

LISTEN TO OUR OWN RADIO STATION!

https://www.waterwavesmedia.org/ is the place to listen to great music, request your favourite tracks and listen to interesting interviews about our local canal system, including the Shrewsbury & Newport. This is the Trust’s very own...

SPONSOR NEEDED TO RESTORE OUR BOATS

SPONSOR NEEDED TO RESTORE OUR BOATS

Our historic pair of 1936 Woolwich Class boats are in need of restoration. The estimated cost is £100,000. Bainton and Berkhamstead are on their way to Norbury Wharf where they will be restored. The...

CAN YOU HELP KEEP US AFLOAT?

CAN YOU HELP KEEP US AFLOAT?

Thank you to all members of the Shrewsbury & Newport Canals Trust for supporting us as we navigate our way through these uncertain times. COVID-19 has forced a cessation of SNCT’s operations including the...

C-Fest Cancelled

C-Fest Cancelled

Some disappointing news from organiser, Barry Witts: I am sorry to have to say that this year’s C-fest has had to be called off. We have pencilled in a date for next year. We...