04th Jun 2018

PAMELA MAY DAY

Our good friends at the Droitwich Waterways (Pamela May) Trust are fund raising to purchase a new boat and are holding a ‘Pamela May’ day in Martin Hussingtree on the...

02nd Jun 2018

FUTURE MEETINGS/WALKS

Meetings begin at 7.45pm unless otherwise stated. Meetings are held in the meeting room at Alvechurch Boat Centre just behind The Weighbridge Pub, B47 7SQ unless it’s a society walk...

25th May 2018

FESTIVAL IN WORCESTER

A completely free evening in Worcester on 15th June to kick off a 10 day festival. Families and dogs welcome! Weorgoran Pavilion Launch Night with Dave Crowe 18:00 – 21:00...

22nd May 2018

PARKHEAD CANAL FESTIVAL 29th & 30th SEPTEMBER

The Parkhead Canal Festival is organised jointly by The Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canals Society and The Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust A Facebook page has been set up for this...

13th Mar 2018

NEW MILESTONE IN HONOUR OF ALAN WHITE

On Saturday the 17th March 2018 at 2pm a milestone was unveiled at Tardebigge, on the towpath of The Worcester & Birmingham Canal, in commemoration of the life of the...

01st Mar 2017

PLEASE DON'T FEED DUCKS BREAD

Last year Canal & River Trust launched a campaign as 6 million loaves of bread were thrown into our canals and rivers by well-intentioned people feeding the ducks each year....

01st Oct 2016

ACCIDENT WAITING TO HAPPEN IN ALVECHURCH!

An article about this bridge was published in 'The Village Magazine' Alvechurch. As reported in local newspapers recently including the Bromsgrove Advertiser, a rotting bridge on the W&B canal 'Dead...

22nd Sep 2016

BLACKSTONE CANAL

For those of you who enjoyed our presentation on the Blackstone Canal, Worcester USA to Rhode Island, here are links to the videos that were shown. Enjoy them again on...

19th Aug 2016

LOCK SAFETY

It seems that there are more accidents happening in canal locks than ever before. Or maybe it’s just that they seem to get reported a lot more than they used...

12th Jul 2016

WBDCS VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR WINS AWARD

Volunteer Coordinator Bill Lambert wins award: These pictures were taken this morning after the Canal & River Trust South Wales & Severn Partnership meeting. Bill Lambert is seen receiving an...