Canal Trust Events Monthly Socials Canal Walks

Monthly Social Meetings
Please support our monthly meetings and tell your friends. We have an excellent venue and interesting speakers on a wide range of topics.  Everyone is welcome.

Social evenings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at our regular venue, The Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle (unless stated otherwise below). 

All meetings are at 7.30 for 8.00 pm.  Please note there will be an admission charge of £1.00. 

16 January 2018

Nigel Jefferies - Thomas Telford

Nigel tells us more about this famous civil engineer, architect and stonemason. Many thanks for the offers from our members to share their interests and knowledge

20 February 2018

Paul Barnett - Rout of the Riviera – the Slapton Sands Disaster

The tragic events of April 1944 and one man’s determination to recover a sunken tank

20 March 2018

Boaters’ Craft Group from the Gloucester Waterways Museum

The story and lives of the narrow boat women and demonstrate some of their crafts

17 April 2018

Alistair Patrick - The Creation of the Panama Canal

We hear about a slightly larger canal than usual!

15 May 2018

Mike Rodd - The Kennet and Avon

An update on a southern canal after its restoration and re-opening


All meetings commence at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated.

For more information on the Royal Oak, please telephone 01531 660300