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BCS GREAT OUSE RIVER TRIP – ON THE B & MK COMMUNITY BOAT – 5th OCTOBER 2014
BCS GREAT OUSE RIVER TRIP - ON THE B & MK COMMUNITY BOAT - 5th OCTOBER 2014

This year, our Great Ouse Boat Trip aboard the John Bunyan will take place on Sunday 5th October. Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Trust have once again kindly offered the Society the use of the 50 seat John Bunyan Community Boat for a warm and comfortable afternoon’s cruising along the River Great Ouse. We will [...]

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HERITAGE OPEN DAYS EVENT – CANAL & LOCAL AREA HERITAGE WALK – 14th SEPTEMBER 2014
HERITAGE OPEN DAYS EVENT - CANAL & LOCAL AREA HERITAGE WALK - 14th SEPTEMBER 2014

This year, the Heritage Open Days take place nationwide from Thursday 11th – Sunday 14th September. For a number of years Buckingham Canal Society has taken part in this event and this year we are organising a walk on the Sunday, meeting at 2pm by Cosgrove Lock on the Grand Union Canal. The walk will [...]

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Updates for the end of August for Bourton Meadow and Cosgrove
Updates for the end of August for Bourton Meadow and Cosgrove

As we enjoy the last few days of August and ponder where the sun is hiding, below is an update on the two current major restoration sites. Bourton Meadow – contractors are continuing soil, water and liner tests. The result of these should be with us early September to enable an action plan for sealing [...]

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