04th Aug 2017

HERITAGE OPEN WEEKEND

The Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canals Society recently held an open weekend at the Tardebigge Lime Kilns on the weekend of 9th & 10th September 10am-5pm. This was part of the...

09th May 2017

NARROW BOATING FOR BEGINNERS

Jennifer Petkus from Denver, Colorado has been cycling the canals of England. She recently called in to the Tardebigge Lime Kilns to see how work was progressing on the kilns...

06th Apr 2017

NETWORK RAIL HELP OUT!

Massive thanks to the folks from Network Rail who spent a day with us at the Lime Kilns. We hope you thoroughly enjoyed it.  

21st Feb 2017

WHAT NEXT?

We have had various discussions about the prospect of applying for a grant from the Heritage Lottery. To this end we have had a number of meetings with David Viner...

21st Feb 2017

WHAT HAS BEEN ACHIEVED?

The number of volunteer hours since the project started has been in the order of 3182 hours. This year the site was opened for the first time under the Heritage...

21st Feb 2017

WHO’S BEEN INVOLVED?

Members of our canal society Members of IWA and other societies, Members of the Evergreen Scouts from Bromsgrove have worked their socks off for us on a number of occasions,...

21st Feb 2017

HOW DID THE PROJECT START?

In 2012 the Worcester – Birmingham and Droitwich Canals Society achieved ‘Self Supervising Status’ as a volunteer Work Group. David Viner the Heritage Advisor for the Canal and River Trust...