SUMMER NEWSLETTER

This should now be in your in-box, or snailing it’s way in the Royal Mail system if you requested a paper version. If you are expecting one and don’t receive it let me know at membership@wcbs.org.uk, but before that please check down the back of your sideboard for that application

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Newsletter & Website Volunteers

NB We do have volunteers in these positions currently but we are looking for more to spread the load, particularly with our growing use of social media. We need people to gather Society information for inclusion in our three times a year newsletters, initially to pass on to the current

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ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

It’s time once again for the WCBS AGM. On April 24th the members, Trustees and Council of Management will meet at 2pm in the shop, 173 Stamford Street, Ashton under Lyne. The Trustees then resign and, if they wish, can stand for re-election together with others who are interested. IF

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AUGUST GENERAL MEETING

A well attended General Meeting was held at the Wooden Canal Boat shop on 12th August 2015  The minutes can be read here………..2015_08_12 General Mtg Minutes. All members are entitled to come to the quarterly General Meetings and their views, input and offers of help with current matters are always

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WANTED !

CAN YOU HELP -as a volunteer restorer, skipper, crew member, finance person or trustee? Restoring and using historic wooden boats takes lots of time and dedication. Our wonderful team of volunteers, under the expert guidance of Hazel our volunteer co-ordinator, are working non-stop on the last tiny details on Hazel-the-boat

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NEWSLETTER

The Wooden Canal Boat Society is now sending out Newsletters by email to members who are happy with that system. This is great for us as we save postage (and for the planet too !). If you’re already a member/subscriber and are happy to receive your newsletter by email please

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AGM

A very useful and interesting AGM was held this afternoon in our Ashton under Lyne charity shop. Last year’s efforts and results were reported on, then we had lunch and then Colin Scrivener, our newsletter editor and a previous owner of our boat Hazel, gave a fascinating illustrated talk on

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Annual Report

Hello to all members. The 2014 Annual Report has been emailed to all members for whom we have a current email address and hard copies will also be available at the AGM on Sunday 26th April. (see the post below for more details of that). Many members renew annually via

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