Author: Bernie Jones

A NEW DRONE VIDEO

A NEW DRONE VIDEO

Member Steve McClelland has been hard at it taking more amazing drone footage. This time it is of the newly cleared section of the Shrewsbury Canal alongside the Pelham Road between Upton Magna and...

NEW HEDGING WHIPS PLANTED

NEW HEDGING WHIPS PLANTED

At a couple of recent Shrewsbury Support Group work parties it was a race against the clock to get these bare root hedging whips planted. With such dry weather, it was absolutely necessary to...

AERIAL PHOTOS OF THE WHARF

AERIAL PHOTOS OF THE WHARF

Member Steve McClelland took his drone down to Wappenshall Wharf recently and took these amazing still shots of the work that has been done to lay the base slabs and nearly complete the retaining...

MORE PROGRESS AT WAPPENSHALL

MORE PROGRESS AT WAPPENSHALL

A great couple of days at Wappenshall last Friday and Saturday saw another top and lower section of the retaining wall concreted and all the spoil removed from the lock chamber and under the...

COME AND JOIN THE SNCT!

COME AND JOIN THE SNCT!

Here are two short videos made for us by students Magnus and Corey from Telford College that will hopefully tempt you to join our happy band of volunteers. Please click on the link below...

TRUSTEES’ MEETING – 18TH MARCH 2021

TRUSTEES’ MEETING – 18TH MARCH 2021

Here is the Agenda for this meeting. Any member wishing to attend, please email sbean@sncanal.org.uk to obtain the necessary zoom link. Agenda for the 140th Trustees’ Meeting of the Shrewsbury and Newport Canals Trust...

DO YOU NEED A DRONE VIDEO?

DO YOU NEED A DRONE VIDEO?

You will undoubtedly have been inspired by the superb aerial videos that member Steve McLelland has taken of Wappenshall Wharf. Once lockdown restrictions are eased, Steve plans to take more video of the remainder...

HELP RID THE CANALS AND RIVERS OF PLASTIC

HELP RID THE CANALS AND RIVERS OF PLASTIC

Would you like to do your bit to help rid our canals and rivers of plastic? Just click on the link below to see how. https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/news-and-views/news/bill-bailey-joins-our-call-to-get-active-to-tackle-plastic?utm_source=marketo&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=mktg_newsletter_106&utm_content=plasticschallenge&utm_term=button&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTmpFNFptRXpaRGxoTVRabSIsInQiOiJFTVk4M3M5TzJ2ZXRuc25wVVB3MyszTmlkb2JxeVJ4bktKTU5xanJXQU5IZUtmT0s4TXVoR0pFVDJNMFUzZ0E4S0lpaWNoU3Y5cnJkclwvdTJrSlF2THgzZXBYMklId3JaRUxsdTVXN044VnJ6dDlYaTRST1hhOFpCTUtkdEZoN2UifQ%3D%3D

A WINTER WALK

A WINTER WALK

Whilst out for his daily exercise in the snow yesterday, Shrewsbury based work party leader, Alistair Price, took these wintery photos. We will be able to look back on these rather beautiful scenes in...