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The Oriel Number Nine

Welcome to number nine of The Oriel. There’s lots to report about, some positive, some less positive, and some ‘the same old’. A Vacancy in our Plant Repair activity The Oriel number eight mentioned the space for someone to work alongside Rachael to keep our...

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The Oriel Number Eight

Welcome to number eight of The Oriel. It’s been too long since the last issue of our e-newsletter for which I apologise. Things should be better from now on for various reasons.Lock chamber at Dauntsey with the completed pavingCanal channel at DauntseyPerhaps the...

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The Oriel Number Seven

Welcome to number seven of The Oriel. The days are growing shorter and the Work Party Organiser now has an even longer drive to and from Wiltshire to lead the work on the canal.  There is a plan to live much closer, but that has had some delays to the implementation. ...

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The Oriel Number Six

Welcome to number six of The Oriel. The work programme of Wessex Waterways continues – visible work on the line of the canal, and lessvisible work preparing for the tasks we’re doing on the ground and interacting with related organisations. We also have conversations...

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The Oriel Number Five

Welcome to number five of The Oriel. Wessex Waterways is continuing to deliver and do things. IWA Festival of Water Over the Bank Holiday weekend later in August the Wessex Waterways marquee and display kit were at Perdiswell Park in Worcester. This is particularly...

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The Oriel Number Four

Welcome to number four of The Oriel. Matt’s work on the financial records continues in the background. He will get there, but we’ve had to reach out to a Chartered Accountant who’s a Trustee of another canal restoration project to give him the benefit of her advice on...

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The Oriel Number Three

Welcome to number three of The Oriel. Matt has been busy trying to piece together our Financial Report for the year ending March 2020, but has not yet reached the point where we can submit it to the Charity Commission – and similarly we aren’t yet fixing a date for...

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The Oriel Number Two

Welcome to number two of The Oriel. It’s not long since our First ‘The Oriel’ went out, but already we have more to communicate to our membersand friends. This number includes some photos to show we’ve been busy on the ground – sorry there wasn’tmuch space for photos...

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The Oriel Number One

Welcome to The Oriel – the new name for the e-newsletter of Wessex Waterways Restoration Trust. The Trustees feel that a new brand and a new name for our newsletter are needed to set a new and more positive tone for our Charity. The last issue of Trident contained...

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