23rd May 2017

REVD ALAN WHITE

We were saddened to learn of the passing of our society historian Revd. Alan White a few days ago. We now have the funeral details, sent to us in an...

16th May 2017

SELLY OAK PARK FESTIVAL

Friends of Selly Oak Park are holding a Festival! Our society will be joining forces with the Lapal Canal Trust (LCT) on the 10th June at Selly Oak Park. LCT...

09th May 2017

NARROW BOATING FOR BEGINNERS

Jennifer Petkus from Denver, Colorado has been cycling the canals of England. She recently called in to the Tardebigge Lime Kilns to see how work was progressing on the kilns...

07th Apr 2017

BCNS MARATHON CHALLENGE

The event is open to everyone with a boat licensed for use on British Waterways canals. Historic working boats and pairs are also welcome. It’s a friendly competition, starting at...

06th Apr 2017

ST RICHARD’S CANAL FESTIVAL 2017

This annual event took place over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend and has now finished. The ‘Great Droitwich Duck Race’ took place at 4.30pm on the Monday and very...

23rd Aug 2016

HERITAGE OPEN WEEKEND & THE TARDEBIGGE SHOW

The Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canals Society are currently conserving and enhancing the Lime Kilns site at Tardebigge New Wharf. On the weekend of 10th & 11th September we held a...

30th Jun 2016

BLACK COUNTRY BOATING FESTIVAL: 10th & 11th SEPTEMBER

The Black Country Boating Festival, which has now taken place, is a boat gathering and community festival held during September each year in the Bumble Hole Nature Reserve, Windmill End,...

16th Jun 2016

SELLY OAK FESTIVAL: JUNE 2016

This festival has now taken place. There was plenty to do and see. WBDCS had a stall alongside the Lapal Canal Trust.

30th Apr 2016

CRT VOLUNTEER BULLETIN

May 2016: Our work party at the Tardebigge Lime Kilns, at which the Bromsgrove Scouts attended, is featured in CRT’s monthly volunteer bulletin for May. Click on the link below...

18th Apr 2016

HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND BID

We are in the process of submitting a bid to HLF for funding for our conservation work at the Tardebigge Lime Kilns. We would  like your support. We would be...

12th Jun 2015

KINGS NORTON FESTIVAL: JULY 2015

Thank You to all who attended this festival. We hope you had a great time!

05th Jun 2015

WORCESTER CANAL FESTIVAL

This Festival took place in June 2015. Thank You to all that attended we hope you thoroughly enjoyed the event. Also many thanks to those that bought raffle tickets. The...