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PLEASE SUPPORT YOUR IWA BRANCH

PLEASE SUPPORT YOUR IWA BRANCH

IWA Shrewsbury District  & North Wales – Webinar 8th December 2021  Dear Members,Complementing IWA’s current campaign to Save Waterways Heritage, Shrewsbury District & North Wales Branch is delighted to host an online talk via...

HISTORIC BOAT INDRY DOCK

HISTORIC BOAT INDRY DOCK

It is great to see the progress that Phil Jones and the team are making with the restoration of our historic boats. Thanks to David Ray and his guys, nb BAINTON has been in...

AND THE RAINS CAME……!

AND THE RAINS CAME……!

Our regular work party volunteers were met with a shallow “swimming pool” on Friday 29th October when we first arrived. Heavy overnight rain had fallen that had raised the level in the East Basin...

HADLEY PARK GUILLOTINE LOCKS RESTORATION

HADLEY PARK GUILLOTINE LOCKS RESTORATION

After many years of pushing to get this project underway, it is finally happening. Telford and Wrekin Council have engaged a contractor who started work this week. This short video provides more details. Just...

BERKHAMPSTEAD IN THE DRY DOCK

BERKHAMPSTEAD IN THE DRY DOCK

Our amazing team of volunteers have managed to move the restoration of the butty nb BERKHAMPSTEAD on significantly. The exterior of the hull has been needle gunned and wire brushed and three coats of...

VERY HOT WORK!

VERY HOT WORK!

Last Saturday the Wappenshall Team, aided by colleagues from the Shrewsbury Team, did a fantastic job to pour another 6 concrete slabs into Wappenshall’s East Basin in temperatures of over 30C! It was hard...