Waverley moves under her own power for the first time since her boiler refit.
- A Week Ago
Waverley has moved from her berth in James Watt Dock to Greenock Custom House Quay.
- 13th July 2020
Kingswear Castle is now running harbour cruises from Dartmouth every day except Fridays at 12 noon, 1.30pm & 3pm.
- 7th July 2020
Kingswear Castle returned to service Monday 6th July 2020 running harbour cruises from Dartmouth.
- 4th July 2020
On Friday 3rd July a surveyor was aboard to test Kingswear Castle's two boiler safety valves.
- 24th June 2020
Kingswear Castle is set to return to service on Monday 6th July taking the 12 noon harbour cruise from Dartmouth.
- 19th June 2020
The iconic look of Waverley is restored with the refitting of the forward funnel.
- 18th June 2020
Work has started again on completing Kingswear Castle's refit.
- 17th June 2020
One down, one to go. The aft funnel is refitted as work to complete Waverley's boiler refit accelerates.
- 30th May 2020
Support the Maid of the Loch by taking a virtual cruise of the full length of Loch Lomond.
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- 13th August: STV News "Ship shape: Waverley paddle steamer returns to water"
- 13th August: Daily Record "Waverley paddle steamer back on open water after major refit"
- 13th August: The Lochside Press "Waverley back on the Clyde for sea trials"
- 12th August: Largs & Millport Weekly News "Waverley out on sea trials on the Clyde today"
- 13th July: Daily Record "Maid of the Loch's future secured after crowdfunder target is smashed"
- 9th July: Helensburgh Advertiser "When will Maid of the Loch paddle steamer reopen to public?"
- 7th July: National Piers Society "Clacton Pier named Pier Of The Year 2020!"
- 2nd July: Helensburgh Advertiser "Maid of the Loch rescue effort gets £20,000 online boost"
- 19th June: Greenock Telegraph "Waverley paddle steamer is looking shipshape again"
- 1st June: The Herald "Historic Loch Lomond paddle steamer launches Covid-19 fundraiser"
- 27th May: Kent Online "Medway Queen named South East's 'Flagship of the Year'"
- 24th May: Dumbarton & Vale of Leven Reporter "Maid of the Loch aims for sell-out ‘cruise’ to mark anniversary"
- 23rd May: The Lochside Press "[Minor] Repair work planned for Helensburgh pier"
- 4th May: Daily Record "Coronavirus crisis could sink Maid of the Loch restoration project"
- 4th May: The Herald "Restoration work begins on historic steamer [Maid of the Loch]"
- 28th April: Helensburgh Advertiser "Maid of the Loch 'needs urgent financial help', charity says"
- 28th April: Dumbarton & Vale of Leven Reporter "Eddie works on Maid of the Loch repairs - 70 years after his dad helped build the ship"
- 19th April: Helensburgh Advertiser "PS Waverley will not return to Helensburgh in 2020"
- 13th April: Greenock Telegraph "Complete replacement of crumbling Comet may be needed"
- 30th March: Helensburgh Advertiser "Maid of the Loch paddle steamer ‘closed until late June’, says charity"
- 19th February: BBC News "Historic steamship taken out of service after ‘extensive’ cracks discovered"
- 18th February: Dorset Echo "Looking Back: 70 years since Monarch passed through Weymouth's Town Bridge"
- 14th February: Otago Daily Times "[Paddle] submarine may lie beneath hospital site"
- 4th February: Hartlepool Mail "Improvements to Hartlepool’s historic buildings and maritime heritage included in £53million plans"
- 24th January: Greenock Telegraph "Work begins on £2.3m boiler refit of iconic Waverley paddle steamer"
- 7th January: Institution of Mechanical Engineers "Last seagoing paddle steamer needs your help to inspire future engineers"
- 19th December: Bristol Post "Paddlesteamer Waverley will sail again in the Bristol Channel in 2020 following funding appeal"
- 19th December: North Devon Gazette "Paddlesteamer Waverley will return to North Devon in 2020 after appeal success"
- 18th December: The Scotsman "Fundraiser to save Waverley paddle steamer hits its target of £2.3million"
- 18th December: The Herald "Iconic Clyde steamer to set sail in 2020 after fundraising appeal reaches goal"
- 81 Years Ago Today
Balmoral scheduled to sail from Southampton to Ryde, Southsea, Sandown, Shanklin, Ventnor an Bournemouth.
Cardiff Queen scheduled to run from Hastings, Eastbourne and Brighton to Shanklin, Isle of Wight.
- Two Days Ago
Golden Eagle scheduled to sail from from London to Margate.
- Three Days Ago
Snowden scheduled for a day trip from Llandudno to Caernarvon on Monday 11th August 1930.
Monarch rostered for the day on the Swanage service followed by an evening run to Totland Bay, Isle of Wight.
Waverley aground at Ardrossan.
Victoria scheduled to run from Weymouth to Swanage and Totland Bay, Isle of Wight.
- A Week Ago
On Wednesday 7th August 1963 Embassy ran a day trip from Poole via Bournemouth to Yarmouth and Cowes, Isle of Wight.
- 6th August 2020
Majestic sails to Portland to view the 5th Battle Squadron.
- 5th August 2020
Consul scheduled to run trips from Brighton's Palace Pier.
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- 25th July 2020
Waverley has her funnels removed ahead of her boiler replacement.
- 5th January 2020
In 1960, the Patterson family decided to stay away from the busy towns and traffic jammed highways to have a sailing holiday on the Clyde Steamers.
- 5th November 2019
At the end of August 1981, the Paddle Steamer Maid of the Loch's engines and paddle wheels fell silent.
- 3rd November 2019
Maid of the Loch's compound steam engine turns astern.
- 2nd November 2019
Maid of the Loch's port paddle wheel turning astern.
- 30th September 2019
On Sunday the 30th September 2018 we watch Paddle Steamer Waverley sails through London's famous Tower Bridge .
- 21st September 2019
This is the final video in a series of eight.
- 15th September 2019
In the penultimate video in a series of eight we take to the water in a rowing boat to have a good look the the starboard side and stern of the Maid of the Loch.
- 8th September 2019
In this sixth video of eight we can see the hard work done by PSPS Scottish Branch members beginning to pay off.
- 7th September 2019
A brand new broadcast quality documentary film on DVD looking at the huge achievements of the PSPS since its formation and the challenges faced along the ...
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