The Buckingham Navigator – Issue 90 Summer 2016

We are pleased to inform you that The Buckingham Navigator – Issue 90 Summer 2016 is now available to view or download online at:

https://www.buckinghamcanal.org.uk/events-and-news/newsletter/

As well as our regular features, this issue also includes:

  • Athina & Jonathan are starstruck while meeting Tony Hadley from 80’s New Romantic band Spandau Ballet, as he lends his support to the Vale Lottery.
  • David O’Connor reports on a successful evening when ‘Restoration is a Reality’ is the theme at the 24th BCS AGM.
  • Doug Pell gives an insight into this summer’s upcoming BCS Summer Work Camps.
  • Alan Mynard brings us the lowdown on the Society’s latest, and probably oldest mechanical acquisition.
  • Jim McIlroy returns as a trustee, and in doing so he┬áreturns to the newsletter pages with brief insight into the history of the Old Stratford Wharf, and it’s part in powering our country.

We would like to invite you all to visit our facebook page where you can join in the conversation and see photos of our latest achievements at:

https://www.facebook.com/BuckinghamCanalSociety

Please hit LIKE while you are there and be sure to share our posts on your wall so we spread the good news about the work we are doing.

We always welcome new ideas and articles for The Buckingham Navigator, so if you can help in any way with new features, stories, photographs or canal-related news that you feel could be included in future issues, please let me know by e-mail editor@buckinghamcanal.org.uk or telephone 07793 451958. Copy date for the next issue is the 1st August 2016.

We are interested to know your experiences with accessing The Buckingham Navigator online, so please send me an email with your thoughts and comments.

Ian Matson

The Buckingham Navigator Editor