Wilts & Berks Canal Trust
Wilts & Berks Canal Trust
The monthly newsletter of the
Wilts & Berks Canal Trust


Welcome to the September 2023 edition of On The Button


Good Energy volunteers praised for “enthusiastic” work on Wilts & Berks Canal 

The restoration of the Wilts & Berks Canal received a welcome boost after a team of Good Energy volunteers swapped deskwork for digging.

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Melksham Food & River Festival

Another very successful event.

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If you would like to help the work of the Trust there are many ways you can get involved. Please read Become a volunteer and also our current list of vacancies.

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The Trust has a number of volunteers who give talks about the Wilts & Berks Canal and the work of the Trust. If your group is interested in a talk please contact us.

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Trust AGM

The 2023 WIlts & Berks Canal Trust AGM will be held Swindon Town Football Club, Legends Lounge, County Ground, County Road, Swindon SN1 3ED on Saturday, 7th October 2023 at 1.00 pm

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Santa Trips

Bookings open on Monday October 2nd for this year's Santa Trips. Please see the website for full details.

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East Vale Quiz Night

East Vale Branch are holding a Quiz night on Sat 21st October. Pre-booking is essential.

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200 Club

Applications are now open for 200 Club 2024. Each ticket costs £25 and can be purchased online at https://www.wbct.org.uk/get-involved/200club or using the paper form which can be downloaded here.

The September draw has taken place. The winning tickets were:  1st prize = 52  2nd prize = 133  3rd prize = 82

The winning ticket numbers for 2023 and past years can be found at https://www.wbct.org.uk/get-involved/200club

For regular news updates follow our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/wiltsberkscanal and visit our website - www.wbct.org.uk

Wilts & Berks Canal Trust: A Non-Profit-Distributing Company Limited by Guarantee
Restoring in partnership the Wilts & Berks canal through Wiltshire, Swindon and Oxfordshire
Registered in England and Wales No. 2267719
Registered Address:
Dauntsey Lock Canal Centre
Dauntsey Lock
Chippenham, SN15 4HD
United Kingdom

Office telephone: 0845 625 1977 Registered Charity No: 299595