As well as all the dates listed below, our local IWA Branch holds many varied and interesting events, most of which raise funds to help us to restore our canals. They are a great bunch and deserve our support. You might also like to consider joining the IWA, as this too helps fund our restoration. For more information and to see our local upcoming IWA events, click here to go to the IWA website.
Monday 5th February 2018
IWA QUIZ NIGHT
The IWA have invited SNCT members to pit their wits against other canal societies in a quiz at
The Narrowboat Inn, Whittington at 7.00 for 7.30pm or, if you wish to have a meal beforehand, 6.00 for 6.30pm.
Please email Dawn Aylwin if you wish to have a meal so that she can let the pub Landlord know catering numbers.
10th - 18th February 2018
WATERWAYS RECOVERY GROUP SHREWSBURY CAMP
This will be for work on Berwick Tunnel. Please come along and help, or just visit and bring cake.
Saturday and Sunday 3rd and 4th March 2018
WRGs SHREWSBURY WEEKEND CAMP
More work on Berwick Tunnel
Saturday 14th April 2018
FREE RESTORATION WORKSHOP RUN JOINTLY BY IWA AND CRT
This year's theme is "Restoring Confidence" and will take place at South Wolverhampton and Bilston Academy
For full details: click here (external link) If you are interested in going please contact your Work Party Leader to arrange a booking.
Saturday 21st April 2018
IWA DUDLEY TUNNEL TRIP
starting at 11.00am.
Make your own way there and meet at 10.45 in the car park. A coach takes you to the boat.
It's a 2 hour trip. Numbers are limited.
Cost is £12.50pp. Please send a cheque to The Inland Waterways Association to Wyndcliff, Pen-y-Garreg Lane, Pant, Oswestry, SY10 8JS with name and address.
Sunday 29th April 2018
NEWPORT PADDLE DAY
Further details as soon as they become available
Saturday 5th May to Bank Holiday Monday, 7th May 2018
NORBURY CANAL FESTIVAL
at Norbury Junction, The Shropshire Union Canal, Staffordshire ST20 0PN
Stall holders Booking Form available here
Boat booking Form available here but moorings for trading boats south of the bridge are now fully booked.
Further details will be posted here as we get them.
Saturday and Sunday 12th and 13th May 2018
WRG SHREWSBURY WEEKEND CAMP
Saturday 2nd June 2018
Sunday 3rd June 2018
SHREWSBURY RIVER FESTIVAL
SNCT to share a stand/gazebo with IWA.
Saturday 9th June 2018
Saturday and Sunday, 11th and 12th August 2018
Tern Valley Vintage Machine Show
Sunday 9th September 2018
Tickethouse Garden Event