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Remembering Mary de Saulles 1925-2020

Remembering Mary de Saulles 1925-2020

Both in her professional life and in the causes she supported, Mary de Saulles was a visionary with her feet firmly placed on the ground. Her creative energies were legendary, but her conceptual goals...

AMAZON SMILE

AMAZON SMILE

USE AMAZON SMILE AND RAISE DONATIONS FOR THE TRUST DOWNLOAD THE APP FOR ANDROID AND IPHONES AmazonSmile customers can now support The Shrewsbury & Newport Canals Trust in the Amazon shopping app on iPhones...

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,...

Numbers dwindling

Numbers dwindling

Numbers reducing due to Covid19 As many of you will have experienced money has become a little tighter over the last few months. The trust has suffered too. Many of you have already chosen...

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...

From the canals of Shropshire to Mars

From the canals of Shropshire to Mars

As you may have heard on Radio Shropshire earlier today, Shrewsbury and Newport Canals Trust is heading from the canals of Shropshire to the canals of Mars. Last year Nasa announced that they were...

Ecclesiastical gives £1000 Award

Ecclesiastical gives £1000 Award

SNCT has won a £1,000 Movement for Good award thanks to nominations from the public. SNCT is one of 500 winners in specialist insurer Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good awards, which is giving £1million to...

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...