Events Calendar


Apr
20
Tue
2021
April Monthly Social Meeting @ Virtual Meeting using Zoom
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Our very own speaker and former Chairman Dick Skeet will present a virtual talk entitled “The Canal in the News

via the online internet Zoom platform on 20 April 2020 at 7.30pm.

We will need your email address to allow us to advise you how to take part a few days prior to the event.

Please click the following link to send an email to membership@h-g-canal.org.uk with the title “April Social Evening” and we will respond with login details needed in due course…

…and check the Trust website for updates nearer the time.

May
1
Sat
2021
Sales Team Outing to St Richards Canal Festival in Droitwich @ Vines Park, Droitwich Spa, WR9 8LB
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 pm

 

EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS

Why not have a good day out with the H&G CT?

Come and visit, or better still, join us on the stand – We cannot promise that you will see the world with us but you may visit an area that is new to you – and we always do our utmost to ensure that you have some time to look around – and your admission to the event will be free!

We urgently need additional volunteers to help us at these interesting events.

Our small but well-established teams will make you very welcome! Please contact us to discuss where and when you can get involved.

Find out more about the event…

Jun
23
Wed
2021
Annual General Meeting @ Virtual Meeting using Zoom
Jun 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

The 2021 Annual General Meeting of the Herefordshire and Gloucestershire Canal Trust

will be held on Wednesday 23 June 2021 at 7:30pm

Due to the ongoing government restrictions on public meetings this meeting will be held virtually over the internet using Zoom, a video conferencing service.

How to connect and other details needed for the AGM can be found here.

Jun
26
Sat
2021
Sales Team Outing to Braunston Historic Boat Rally @ Braunston Marina
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm

2021 EVENT NOW ALSO CANCELLED DUE TO COVID

Why not have a good day out with the H&G CT?

Come and visit, or better still, join us on the stand – We cannot promise that you will see the world with us but you may visit an area that is new to you – and we always do our utmost to ensure that you have some time to look around – and your admission to the event will be free!

We urgently need additional volunteers to help us at these interesting events.

Our small but well-established teams will make you very welcome!  Please contact us to discuss where and when you can get involved.

Find out more about the event…

Aug
28
Sat
2021
Sales Team Outing to The IWA Festival of Water in Worcester @ Perdisell Park
Aug 28 – Aug 30 all-day

Why not have a good day out with the H&G CT?

Come and visit, or better still, join us on the stand – We cannot promise that you will see the world with us but you may visit an area that is new to you – and we always do our utmost to ensure that you have some time to look around – and your admission to the event will be free!

We urgently need additional volunteers to help us at these interesting events.

Our small but well-established teams will make you very welcome!  Please contact us to discuss where and when you can get involved.

Come to IWA’s Festival of Water 2021

Join us at IWA Festival of Water for a bank holiday weekend of fun for all who love spending time by the water.

A full programme of music and dance will take place in IWA’s 75th Anniversary year. And where better to have the celebrations than on the waterway where it all began, the Worcester & Birmingham Canal?

Entry to the festival and car parking is free.

Find out more about this event…

Sep
21
Tue
2021
September Monthly Social Meeting @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Our Chairman will present a catch up on the work of the Trust over the recent months.

Nov
13
Sat
2021
Winter Fayre @ Newent Memorial Hall
Nov 13 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Crafts and Gifts for Sale

Draw for Luxury Christmas Hamper

Homemade refreshments

Canal Trust Display and Sales Stand

Jan
20
Thu
2022
First Social Evening of the New Year (and for a long time!!) @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
First Social Evening of the New Year (and for a long time!!) @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle

Harold Armitage will present a talk entitled “Tales from South America“.

Please note the change of day to Thursday rather than Tuesday …   It will be Pie and Pudding night at the pub!

 

 

Feb
17
Thu
2022
Social Evening at The Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Social Evening at The Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle

Bridges on the Wye – Dave Hill

A look at the bridges and surroundings from Plynlimon through Builth Wells, Hay, Hereford, Ross and on to Chepstow

Please note that all Socials will now be on the 3rd Thursday of each month unless otherwise stated.

For the last 20 years the admission price has been £1 and we hope a few raffle tickets were bought. Sadly the price of speakers and their travelling expenses have increased dramatically so reluctantly the entrance fee will now be £2 – but please still buy a raffle ticket!

 

Mar
17
Thu
2022
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle

An historical journey along the H & G – and other interesting events – with Mike Potts

Please note that all Socials will now be on the 3rd Thursday of each month unless otherwise stated.

For the last 20 years the admission price has been £1 and we hope a few raffle tickets were bought. Sadly the price of speakers and their travelling expenses have increased dramatically so reluctantly the entrance fee will now be £2 – but please still buy a raffle ticket!

Apr
21
Thu
2022
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle

Beer by Boat – Gareth Callan Davies

And why IPA? Come and find out

For the last 20 years the admission price has been £1 and we hope a few raffle tickets were bought. Sadly the price of speakers and their travelling expenses have increased dramatically so reluctantly the entrance fee will now be £2 – but please still buy a raffle ticket!

May
19
Thu
2022
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
May 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle

Cotswold Navy – Paul Barnett

Land-locked as Gloucestershire is this talk explores the region’s inseparable connection with the sea and its unheralded sacrifice during Warship Week 1942.

For the last 20 years the admission price has been £1 and we hope a few raffle tickets were bought. Sadly the price of speakers and their travelling expenses have increased dramatically so reluctantly the entrance fee will now be £2 – but please still buy a raffle ticket!

Jun
25
Sat
2022
Braunston Historic Boat Rally @ Braunston Marina
Jun 25 – Jun 26 all-day
Jun
26
Sun
2022
30th Anniversary Yarkhill Walk @ Yarkhill Village Hall, Yarkhill, HR1 3ST
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tickets for walk sold out

Jul
21
Thu
2022
Social Evening at the Royal Oak @ Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle
Jul 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Montgomery Canal Restoration Update – Michael Limbrey

For the last 20 years the admission price has been £1 and we hope a few raffle tickets were bought.

Sadly the price of speakers and their traveling expenses have increased dramatically so reluctantly the entrance fee will now be £2 – but please still buy a raffle ticket!