A look back to Waverley’s re-boilering in 2000 to consider what is to come in 2020.
Friday 26h December 1902 was the first day of a new winter paddle steamer service between Bournemouth and Swanage.
Hamish is now settling in to his new home having raised £251 towards the Waverley Boiler Refit Appeal.
The fundraising appeal to save Waverley has reached its £2.3 million target after just seven months.
Paddle Steamer Waverley is now registered for both Amazon Smile and Easyfundraising. So whilst you shop online you can also raise money for Waverley.
A progress update from Waverley Excursions Ltd. on the manufacture of Waverley’s two new boilers.
PSPS members can take advantage of exclusive multiple cruise discounts by purchasing Sailing Passes and/or Go Anywhere Vouchers for Waverley’s 2020 season.
In November 1937 Red Funnel’s Mauretania ex Queen was renamed Corfe Castle.
Hamish, a much-travelled Waverley supporter and genuine Steiff bear, has offered himself for auction to raise funds for the Waverley Boiler Appeal.
The aroma of steam and hot oil is once again to be savoured by all who go aboard the last paddle steamer built in Scotland.
Captain Kuno Stein, who will be known to many PSPS members, has retired as a Lake Lucerne paddle steamer captain.
The breaking up of Red Funnel’s Solent Queen commenced at the yard of T W Ward at Grays in Essex in November 1948.
Over 60 members attended our Annual General Meeting in Southampton on the very wet Saturday afternoon of 26 October.
The Paddle Steamer Kingswear Castle Trust has made a donation to the PSPS for the Waverley Boiler Refit Appeal.
The trailer for the new DVD marking 60 years of the Society that saved the last of Britain’s paddle steamers.
To commemorate the Society’s Diamond Anniversary, two new publications have been crafted to tell our story, a hardback book and a DVD.
It is with deep regret that we announce the peaceful death of our Founder and President, Professor Alan Robinson on 29 August 2019, aged 99 years.
Monarch rescues two almost naked men from a dinghy called Dumbo off the Old Harry Rocks in Poole Bay.
Embassy runs a trip from Bournemouth & Swanage to view the American nuclear submarine Nautilus at Portland.
Consul runs trips to view the American nuclear powered submarine USS Skipjack.