Society News

Welcome to our Society News page. This page contains a snippet of what is going on in the Forth and Clyde Canal Society. For more information, get a copy of our Society Newsletter – “Canal News” for all the up to date information. This can be obtained from our Secretary as per the Contacts page.


Photo Gallery

New photographs added to to our photo gallery on 1 Feb 2017. Click on the "Flickr" logo below.(the square with purple and blue dots. 


Crew Training

 Crew Training for 2017 will commence on Wednesday nights on 19 April 2017. Volunteers should meet on the boats at  The Stables but this will be confirmed the week before as charters and positioning of boats may change  plans.


Saturday Trips 

    **********SATURDAY TRIPS FOR 2017 commence on 3 June 2017*******************

 Saturday trips from the Glasgow Road Bridge at the Stables to Kirkintilloch and return will commence on  3 June 2017 and are available every Saturday (subject to other commitments) until the end of Aug  Please note on Saturday 17 June 2017 the Saturday Boat Trips are cancelled due to a private charter. On Saturday 24 June 2017 we will be at Auchinstarry Basin for event being held  there, so no trips from the Stables on 24 June 2017

The Stables approx: departure times: 12.20pm, 1.40pm & 3pm

Townhead Bridge approx: departure times - 1pm, 2.20pm & 3.40pm

Prices: £5.00 adult, £2.50 child


Society Social Nights on the Boats 2017 - Open to All Members.

First Wednesday of each month commencing 3 May 2017. Members have the chance to join our crew as passengers on the boats.  Normally departing 7.30pm from moorings opposite The Stables Restaurant, Kirkintilloch.