Author: Brian Nelson

Work Parties Cancelled

Work Parties Cancelled

All work party activity is currently cancelled in line with government directives for the present CORONAVIRUS situation. We will post a notice here and send out emails to our regular participants when the situation...

NW Waterway Recovery Group Weekend 6-8 March

NW Waterway Recovery Group Weekend 6-8 March

We had a good, productive and muddy weekend with our friends from North West Waterway Recovery Group (NWWRG) at the Berwick Cutting. The last of the large timbers were removed from the canal and...

St Volunteers Day

St Volunteers Day

Shropshire Rural Community Council is offering people interested in volunteering the chance to connect with charities this Valentine’s Day. St. Volunteers Day is taking place between 10am and 12pm at Palmer’s Café, Claremont St,...

SNCT to Support Arts Project for Young People in Shrewsbury

SNCT to Support Arts Project for Young People in Shrewsbury

S&N Canals Trust is pleased to be partnering with “The Hive” Arts Centre in Belmont, Shrewsbury, on their “Hidden Waterways” project which has just been awarded a £75,000 Lottery’s Heritage Fund grant. As reported...

Transformation at Berwick Wharf

Transformation at Berwick Wharf

If you’ve ever driven through Berwick Wharf (just north of Attingham Park) you just might have been tempted to wonder where exactly the wharf is. Well, we were assured that there once was a...

SNCT Oral History Project

SNCT Oral History Project

A team of SNCT members have spent several years recording interviews with a range of folk who either remember the S&N from their childhood or, in a few cases, from working on the canals...

Exhibition at Abbey Station

Exhibition at Abbey Station

We were very pleased to be offered the opportunity to put on an exhibition of our plans and progress at The Shrewsbury Railway Heritage Trust’s recently restored Abbey Station, opposite Shrewsbury Abbey. The exhibition...