Category: WMS Meeting

17th May, Adventures in the Lime Shed.

Come to the WMS meeting on Friday 17th May and hear the stories behind some of the large object collection items found in the Lime Shed as well as learning how the large object collection management process was undertaken. The

The March WMS meeting

The next WMS meeting is on Friday 15th March, it will be a talk about the tug France-Hayhurst by Cathy Roberts. The former River Weaver Trustees tug France-Hayhurst was built by WJ Yarwood in Northwich (YN 613) in 1938. Cathy

Patent Slipway and Patent Slipway Carriage – a talk by Derek Speakman

This WMS talk on 15th February will cover the research undertaken to enable an authentic reproduction of the front part of the carriage being built for display on the slipway at the National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port by Derek Speakman

The Christmas Concert on Saturday December 8th

The Wirral Singers and Ringers gave their annual Christmas Concert on Saturday December 8th. The varied programme of Christmas music, readings, piano solo  and community carols was enjoyed by all. This was the 30th year of the Concert and in

Notes from our new Chairman

Barbara Kay our new chairman has asked me to add some notes to the ‘Members’ Only’. These include:- Details of the Committee Meeting held 11th September 2018. A Summary of Sub-Group’s Terms of Reference for: – Practical Outreach, Waterways Skills,