Year: 2015

Don’t forget our Christmas social

The December BMS meeting promises to be a treat. During the first part of the meeting, Alan Jones will be telling us about introducing many lads from the Manchester Grammar School scouts to boating. We will then have our refreshments

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December edition of RE:PORT now available

Just to let you know, BMS members can access the December issue of RE:PORT, the Boat Museum Society newsletter, from the ‘Members Only‘ area of the site. If you are not a member and would like to join, please go

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Latest edition of RE:PORT now available

Just to let you know, BMS members can access the October issue of RE:PORT, the Boat Museum Society newsletter, from the ‘Members Only‘ area of the site. If you are not a member and would like to join, please go

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George is flying!!!

As part of the Window on the World project, George was craned out of the canal this morning. She will shortly be winging her way (on the back of a low loader!) off to Devon for the start of her

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BMS meeting 20 March 2015

At the Boat Museum Society meeting this month, we will be welcoming Alan Comerford, National Hydrology Manager for the Canal & River Trust. He will be speaking on ‘Water Management – too little, too much, just right’. A subject which

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Out now! – Waterways Journal volume 17

The latest Waterways Journal contains articles on the variety of subjects that readers have come to expect.

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New Friendship crochet panel now on display

NWM’s Coffee & Crochet Group have created a stunning crochet panel inspired by the traditional paintwork on the narrowboat Friendship. This is now on display in the Island Warehouse at the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port. Well worth a visit!

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BMS AGM

Please come along and join us for our AGM this Friday 20 February @ 7.30pm in the Rolt Conference Centre at the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port.

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Heritage Lottery Fund grant for National Waterways Museum

We’re celebrating the confirmation of a grant of £790,300 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) as well as invaluable match funding of over £50,000 from the Wolfson Foundation. The HLF support will fund three key initiatives getting underway early in

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Welcome to 2015 !!!!

Wishing a very Happy New Year to one and all!

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