Forth & Clyde Canal Society Events

Thu 22 Mar 2018
Winter Talk




Our March Winter Talk will be given by two of our members who recently hired a canal boat and had a holiday in Ireland. Their version of "Two men on a Boat" will commence at 7.30 p.m. in our office at Southbank Marina. Tea/coffee available beforehand. 

Wed 18 Apr 2018
Training Nights commence.          





Our Crew Training Nights for the Society Volunteers will begin on our usual Wednesday night on  Wednesday 18 April 2018 at our mooring at Glasgow Road Bridge, Kirkintilloch. New members/volunteers are always welcome. Come along and learn how to steer a canal boat full of passengers.

Wed 2 May 2018
Members Social Night .



Wednesday 2 May will commence our monthly Members and Friends Social Night on the boat. Meeting on the first Wednesday of each month at our mooring opposite the Stables at 7.30pm for a social sail and chat with other members. Tea and Coffee will be available as usual.

 Sat 26 May 2018
Afternoon Tea and cruise 


    Our very successful Afternoon Tea and Canal Cruise has been re-instated this year and will take place on Saturday 26 May 2018 sailing from the canal mooring at the Stables, Kirkintilloch Rd, Kirkintilloch.

Full details as to ticket prices and times will follow soon. To register interest contact Maie Semple at

 Sat 30 June 2018
Ladies Day Fun Cruise 


   After repeated requests, our Ladies Day Fun Cruise has been put back on the calendar for this year on Saturday 30 June 2018. The boat will sail from the mooring at the Stables, Kirkintilloch Rd, Kirkintilloch. Ticket price of £10 include glass of prosecco on arrival. Don't forget your fancy hats and be in good voice for the trip.  To register interest contact Maie Semple at

                           -Saturday Boat Trips-

Our well liked Boat Trips from The Stables to Kirkintilloch, Townhead Bridge.                                                         PLEASE CHECK OUR "NEWS" PAGE FOR UPDATES.
We apologise that some Saturdays the trips cannot run due to our commitments to use our boats for other events and we have a limited number of Volunteers to sail the boats.
Please watch for our notice boards being displayed on the day we are sailing.