06th Apr 2017

ST RICHARD’S CANAL FESTIVAL 2017

This annual event takes place over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend. The event starts at 5pm on Friday 28th April through until Monday 1st May at 5pm. The ‘Great...

06th Apr 2017

BEER FESTIVAL!

Canal & Waterways Fund-Raising Weekend Members of the Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canals Society (WBDCS) are looking forward to a charity Fund-raising weekend beer festival. This is being held  at the Park Gate Inn...

15th Mar 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...

14th Mar 2017

MEETINGS FOR 2017

Unless stated all meetings begin at 7.45pmpm. We meet at Alvechurch Boat Centre just behind The Weighbridge Pub, B47 7SQ unless it’s a society walk when other arrangements will be...

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...