Annual General Meeting 2021-2022

The Annual General Meeting of the Swansea Canal Society for the year 2021 – 2022 will be held in the New Inn, Clydach at 7pm on Tuesday 10th January 2023. The AGM will be followed by a Trustees’ Open Meeting. Papers for both meetings will be available here.

UK Shared Prosperity Fund

Dear Supporter, You are invited to participate in a consultation conducted by Swansea Council: Have your say: The UK Shared Prosperity Fund This consultation invites the views of everyone with an interest in the way UK SPF is to be used. It does not matter whether you were previously in receipt of EU funds or...

The Ethel and Gwynne Morgan Trust

The Ethel and Gwynne Morgan Trust The Trust has supported generously the Swansea Canal Society on several occasions over recent years. Brian Morgan tells us “The Trust was set up in early 1990s by my brother Hugh and funded by legacies from my father, Gwynne, my mother Ethel, and later my brother Hugh. The aims...

The week ahead: Sunday 10th February – Saturday 16th February 2019

Tuesday 12th February: Work party meets at Brownster’s Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8 and 9 am. Work commences at 9.30 am at Ynysmeudwy Locks, where we will complete the removal of vegetation from the pound between the locks.

Week ahead Sunday 6th January to Saturday12th January

The Annual General Meeting will be held at Vardre Rugby Club on Monday 7th January 2019 at 7 p.m. Work Party meets at Brownsters Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8.00 and 9.00am on Tuesdy. Work will be at Ynysmeudwy Lock.


TUESDAY 28TH NOVEMBER: Work party meets at Brownsters Cafe, High Street, Clydach between 8.00 and 9.00am. Work starts at 9.15 at the Old Highways Depot, Pontardawe Road, Clydach. Final work on the towpath edging, foundations and the security fencing to be completed prior to a site visit by the tarmac contractors which will take place...


What a delight it was to welcome Liz McIvor and her family to the Swansea Canal yesterday. Liz has been the Society’s patron since November 2015 and this was her first visit to the canal, though she did live in Fforestfach for a short time whist working with miners groups. Liz is, of course, the...

SCS Charity Accounts, Minutes and Annual Report 2015 – 16

SCS Charity Accounts 2015-6   AGM 2015 Minutes   SCS Trustees Annual Report 2015-6   Draft CIO Constitution


Our AGM was held last night at the Vardre Rugby Club in Clydach. Both Hywel Lewis (pictured left) and Andy Ellis’s appointments met with unanimous approval. Hywel volunteered to be our Membership Secretary and Andy Ellis, having been proposed and seconded by existing Trustees, was made our seventh Trustee. The post of a specific Membership...

AGM and Monthly Meeting; Wednesday 16th December 2015.

WED 16th Dec:The AGM of the Swansea Canal Society takes place tonight at the Vardre Rugby CLub in Hebron Road Clydach at 7.30. the monthly meeting of the Society will follow this.

AGM 16.12.2015 – Accounts, Annual Report and Minutes of the last AGM.

SCS Trustees’ Annual Report 2014-5 SCS Charity accounts 2014-5 Final AGM Minutes 28.8.14

Liz McIvor is Our Patron!

We are absolutely overcome with delight that Liz McIvor has agreed to be the Patron of the Swansea Canal Society. Liz is the writer and presenter of the BBC4 series ‘Canals: The Making of a Nation. She has also written the book to accopmapny the series. Liz works full time as the Curator of Social...