Bristol Queen launched...
A picture report on Waverley’s recent dry docking.
A further update from the DSRRB Company, which runs Kingswear Castle on our behalf, in relation to coronavirus.
Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company's statement relating to coronavirus.
Paddle steamer enthusiasts may be interested in reading about and supporting the ongoing restoration of PS Curlip II in Australia.
It is not just Waverley that is receiving some off-season TLC, the Waverley Excursions website has received a fresh new look.
An update on Waverley’s boiler refit.
Earlier this week a funnelless Waverley entered dry dock at Greenock.
The first progress report on Waverley’s boiler refit.
Progress towards Waverley's return to service has visibly taken a major step forward with the removal of both her funnels.
Cosens held their Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 29th March 1955 in the company's board room in the office at Weymouth.
Farringford was launched on Friday 21st March 1947.
Wingfield Castle made her last voyage in steam on Thursday 14th March 1974.
Why were all the Hull/New Holland paddle steamer ferries withdrawn from service for much of February and on into early March 1972?
Preparation for Cardiff Queen's launch and move to Fairfield's fitting out basin at Govan.
Cargo paddle steamer Aberdare launched at William Denny's Clyde shipyard.
Lincoln Castle's last voyage in steam.
The paddle steamer Flamer endures a difficult passage from Guernsey to Weymouth in a gale.
Victoria one week after arriving in the Southampton scrapyard.
Emperor of India at sea passing Dover under tow from Weymouth to Belgium for breaking up.
- Apr 4 Saturday
An Archive Film Show from the collection of Phil FrickerEast Cowes Town HallIsle of WightFeaturing highlights from the collection of the late Phil Fricker from West Cowes taken in the 1960s and P & A Campbell’s film from the 1950s.
- Apr 4 Saturday
Branch AGM followed by “A Challenging Year with Waverley” – Paul SempleBar ConventYorkDue to the developing coronavirus situation, we have had to postpone the plans for our AGM and members' meeting until Saturday 28th November. The AGM will be followed by a presentation from Paul Semple, General Manager of Waverley Excursions.
- Apr 17 Friday
Branch AGM followed by “Slides from 1992 & 1993” – Peter ReidRenfield St Stephen's Church CentreGlasgowThe Branch AGM is followed by another entertaining presentation from Peter Reid featuring some of the slides he took in 1992 and 1993.
- Apr 25 Saturday
Branch AGM followed by “PSPS Archive Film Show” – Richard TurnerCardiff Holiday InnCardiffRichard Turner will entertain us with a selection of archive films from the PSPS Collection including new material which has come to light over the past year. Not to be missed.