Avon & Wiltshire


Branch Social Programme 2017/18

All branch members are invited to join us at our range of social meetings. The NEW VENUE for all meetings (unless otherwise stated) is: The Community Room, Wickhouse Close, Saltford,  BS31 3BZ

Access from the main Bath Road, where there are regular bus services from both Bristol and Bath, is via Norman Road. The Room is close to the Saltford Hall, where we have met before; turn left in front of the Hall.

Thursday 12th October 2017 at 7.30pm

“The Waterway Recovery Group” a talk by George Eycott


Thursday 9th November 2017 at 7.30pm

“Pleasure Boating in the 1930`s, 40`s, and 50`s” a talk by Nick Grundy using photos and other material from his parents and grandparents cruising logs.


Thursday 14th December 2017 at 7.30pm

 Canal and Railway films from the collection of our member David Mitchell


Sunday 21st January 2018 12.30 for 1pm

A revival of the Branch Annual Informal Sunday Lunch at The Bristol Golf Club, Blackhorse Lane, Almondsbury, BS10 7TP (off the B4055 close to J17 of the M5)

Three course lunch with coffee or tea - £25 per head. MEMBERS AND GUESTS FROM OTHER BRANCHES WILL VERY WELCOME.  (Menus and booking enquiries to Geoff Harman please, contact details below)


Thursday 8th February 2018 at 7.30pm

“Australia`s Murray River” a talk by Rob Dean who has cruised this massive river (1,240 miles long!) with his wife.


 For details of forthcoming events and further information please contact Geoff Harman on 0117 9623812 or geoff.harman@waterways.org.uk

Contact the Branch

Tim Wheeldon