BCNS Explorer Cruise 2013

This year’s second BCN Explorer Cruise started in Wolverhampton, and finished at the BCN Society clubhouse at Titford Pumphouse, taking a relaxed and leisurely trip via Pelsall Common, Anglesey Basin, Longwood Boat Club (at the top of the Rushall locks), Ocker Hill junction, Walsall Town Arm, and Tipton Green. Aside from a great time being had by all, there were …

Pelsall – a great success

Pelsall this year was an outstanding success. While the weather made its gesture (30 seconds after the opening at 12:00 on Saturday, the heavens opened up) – but though heavy while it lasted, it didn’t last for long. After a few subsequent minor attempts at a little rain, the weather stayed gorgeous for the rest of the weekend.  I believe …

BCN Marathon Challenge results

Hot off the press, here are the Marathon Challenge results. Congratulations to Richard and his team on Tawny Owl for an outstanding result! 1         Richard Powell on Tawny Owl with 635.2  points 2         Tom Murkin on Diesel And Dust with 609.8  points 3         Sarah Edgson on Canis Major with 554.6  points 4         John Mosley on Firefly with 513  points 5         …

Changes to the BCN Society website

We have revised our website, to retain the strengths of the diary based site www.bcnsociety.co.uk, but to allow more flexibility for news pages – hence you will actually flick between two sites. All of the posts prior to this one are items taken from the “news” section of the older part of the site. Posts from after this will be current …