Society

The Week Ahead: Sunday 19th – Saturday 25th January 2020

Tuesday 21st January: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Weather permitting, work commences at 9.30am at Trebanos Locks. We will continue to repair the bank south of the locks and remove weed.

The Week Ahead: Sunday 12th – Saturday 18th January 2020

Tuesday 14th January: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Weather permitting, work commences at 9.30am at Trebanos Locks. We will continue to repair the bank south of the locks and remove weed. Also, the promotion sub-committee will commence clearing the Hebron Road store that will ultimately be converted...

The Week Ahead: 5th – 11th January 2020. Yr Wythnos Ymlaen: 5ed – 11eg Ionawr 2020.

  Happy New Year Monday 6th January: Annual General Meeting of the Swansea Canal Society at the Vadre Rugby Club, Hebron Road, Clydach at 7pm. To be followed by monthly business meeting. All welcome. Tuesday 7th January: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Weather permitting, work commences at...

The Week Ahead: 15th – 21st December 2019

  Tuesday 17th December: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Weather permitting, work commences at 9.30am at Trebanos Locks. We will continue to repair the bank south of the locks and remove weed. This will be the final working day for 2019. The Society thanks its team of...

Christmas Dinner: Thursday 5th December 2019

  “All Work And No Play Makes Gordon A Dull Boy” Or so says the proverb. On Thursday, we enjoyed a fantastic Christmas Dinner and a good, old-fashioned sing-song at the Ynysmeudwy Arms. We all had a grand time even if the soloists probably will not be auditioning for the Welsh National Opera. Back to...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 8th – Saturday 14th December 2019

Tuesday 10th December: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Due to the expected awful weather, volunteers should assemble at the Hidden Lock Site at 9:30am when tasks will be assigned according to weather conditions. Please bring your Festive clothes, hats, etc. for Gill’s filming. 

The Week Ahead: Sunday 1st – Saturday 7th December 2019

Monday 2nd December Monthly business meeting of the Swansea Canal Society at the Vadre Rugby Club, Hebron Road, Clydach at 7pm. All welcome. [See Home Page -> Useful Documents for papers.] Tuesday 3rd December Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Two volunteer groups will be in action: Work...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 24th – Saturday 30th November 2019

Tuesday 26th November: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Weather permitting, work commences at 9.30am at Ynysmeudwy Locks, where we will be continuing with repointing the chamber and rebuilding the nearside wall of the upper lock and clearing silt from the pound between the locks. Friday 29th November:...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 17th – Saturday 23rd November 2019

Tuesday 19th November: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Work commences at 9.30am at Trebanos Locks. We will continue to clear overhanging branches from the canal south of the locks.

The Week Ahead: Sunday 10th – Saturday 16th November 2019

  Monday 11th November: Monthly business meeting of the Swansea Canal Society at the Vadre Rugby Club, Hebron Road, Clydach at 7pm. All welcome. Tuesday 12th November: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Work commences at 9.30am at Trebanos Locks. We will continue to repair the bank south...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 3rd – Saturday 9th November 2019

Tuesday 5th November: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9am. Work commences at 9.30am at Trebanos Locks. We will continue to repair the bank south of the locks and remove weed. In addition, Gill and Ronnie will be in the Co-Op in Clydach selling bric-a-brac on behalf of the...

The Week Ahead: Sunday, 27th October – Saturday, 2nd November 2019

Tuesday 29th October: UPDATE  Due to unforeseen circumstaces, plans have changed: Work party meets at The Roadhouse Cafe, at the entrance to Players Yard between 8 and 9am. Work commences at 9:30am south of Mond Lock and behind the old Police Station in Clydach, where we will be removing weed.