The Buckingham Navigator – Issue 94 Winter 2017

We are pleased to inform you that The Buckingham Navigator – Issue 94 Winter 2017 is now available to view or download online at:

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

  • Athina Beckett describes how Tescos’ Bags of Help scheme has made canal management that much easier with our new inflatable boat.
  • Jim McIlroy introduces us to the first in a new series of informative seasonal statements from the trustees.
  • Imogen Jackson writes about helping local disadvantaged adults to help themselves through volunteering with the Society.
  • Alan Mynard attends the annual WRG Training Weekend with Terry Cavender at Briscombe Port, held in conjunction with Cotswolds Canal Trust.
  • Established craft fair organiser Sharon Comerford puts her skills to use with BCS this year for the first time at our Cosgrove Canal Festival & Craft Fair.

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:

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 or telephone 07793 451958. Copy date for the next issue is the 1st February 2018.

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