Archive: April 2020

26th April 1927 Waverley

P & A Campbells's Waverley.


P & A Campbells's Waverley rostered for a day trip from Brighton to Eastbourne, Hastings and on to Folkestone for 2 hours ashore.

Bill Prynne 1925-2020

On board Kingswear Castle at Strood Pier before a cruise to celebrate the life of another of the Society's past Chairmen Nick Knight. Bill Prynne is on the left, with John Megoran, Nick Knight's wife, PSPS Chairman Nick James, PSKC Trust chairman Malcolm Cockell and Pat Bushell, who volnteered in the KC office.John Megoran


Bill Prynne, who died aged 94 on Saturday 11th April, was PSPS Chairman for two stints, firstly for part of 1963 and then again from 1967 to 1976.

Easter on Waverley

Waverley approaches Brodick Pier.Greg Beecroft


Greg Beecroft shares some pictures he took of Waverley at Easter 1980.

New Chairman Takes the Reins

New PSPS Chairman John Allen stands by the paddlebox of the operating Nile paddler Sudan.


The Council of Management appointed John Allen to be the Society's National Chairman on 28 March.