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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...

Historic Boats gifted to Canal Trust

Historic Boats gifted to Canal Trust

In an amazing gesture of support the Shrewsbury and Newport Canals Trust has been gifted a pair of historic working boats by their owner, Roger White – who knew almost nothing of the Trust’s...

OWL & BAT LOFT NEARS COMPLETION

OWL & BAT LOFT NEARS COMPLETION

Whilst yet another storm ravaged the country, our steadfast team turned out again to deliver the final push to complete the 3 months work to create the new habitat for Barn Owls and bats....

WRG POWER ARRIVES

WRG POWER ARRIVES

On arguably one of the worst weekends of weather for many years, the Waterway Recovery Group (WRG) Forestry Team arrived to help progress the work at Berwick Tunnel’s South West Portal. The Shrewsbury Support...

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,...

QUIZ NIGHT ANYONE?

QUIZ NIGHT ANYONE?

The SNCT is invited to join other societies in the annual IWA Quiz, which is on Monday 9th March at the Narrowboat Inn, Whittington. The questions will be set by last year’s winners, one...

SHREWSBURY BIG TOWN PLAN

SHREWSBURY BIG TOWN PLAN

There has been a lot of rumour about the status of the Big Town Plan of late. For latest information and future progress, please visit https://shrewsburybigtownplan.org/ Here you will find all the information you...

OUR LATEST RECRUIT

OUR LATEST RECRUIT

The Duke Of Edinburgh (DOE) Award scheme is a great way for young people to gain confidence in themselves, make new friends and do interesting things. To start with, the Bronze Level Award requires...

WAPPENSHALL OWL AND BAT HOMES.

WAPPENSHALL OWL AND BAT HOMES.

A video of the Owl and Bat Boxes in the roof space of the Transshipment Warehouse at Wappenshall Wharf.  Please follow this link. https://youtu.be/lzu1JjO6YlQ

Berwick Wharf revisited.

Berwick Wharf revisited.

Dave Peters, a member of the Shrewsbury Support Group took these two photos last week of the site at Berwick Wharf. Members from SNCT groups worked alongside volunteers of London WRGies over a weekend...