31st May 2017

VANDALS DRAIN THE W&B CANAL!

Reported in The Worcester News 31st May : Canal and Rivers Trust criticises vandals after water drained from Worcester and Birmingham Canal. VANDALS are being blamed for emptying a stretch...

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...

19th Apr 2016

UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE

We had a visit to the Lime Kilns by members of the University Of The Third Age on Monday 18th April, see pictures below. We have added some videos shot...

10th Jan 2016

TARDEBIGGE RED WHEEL AWARD

On Tuesday 6th October 2015 a Red Wheel Award was presented to Tardebigge, by the Transport Trust, due to its outstanding heritage value. The plaque is installed alongside the top...

09th Jan 2016

DIGLIS LOCK OPEN DAY

In December 2015 Diglis No. 2 Lock was drained, refilled and had new lock gates fitted. Here are some photographs:

07th Dec 2015

COLLECTION OF POEMS

Our new ‘Collection Of Poems’ booklet is now on sale. You can purchase a copy at our regular, first Tuesday of the month, meetings. Price is £1 for Non Members...

06th Dec 2015

LANSDOWNE PARK MILESTONE

Photo of the Mayor of Worcester Roger Knight, Joy Squires Chair of Worcester Canal Group and David Wheeler Chair WBDCS by the latest milestone in Lansdowne Park, Worcester. Many thanks...

24th Oct 2015

TARDEBIGGE FIRST SCHOOL

Tardebigge First School have created a website (supported by Catshill Learning Partnerships) to celebrate the 200 years of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal Pupils from years 3 and 4, along...

02nd Aug 2015

BELL RINGING: DECEMBER 2015

At Diglis Basin on December 5th we had live music and a special celebratory cake! Our special 200 year history booklet was on sale and a new book of canal...

05th Mar 2015

WORCESTER CANAL CLEAN-UP

In March 2015 members of the Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canals Society helped out with a clean-up, in Worcester, next to Lansdowne Park, alongside the Worcester Canal Group. Many items were...