Categories: Inland Waterways
Fri 13th - Sun 15th Sep 2019 Black Country Boating Festival
A boat gathering and community festival, now in its 34th year, the event is organised and run totally by volunteers.
With more than 200 boat, trade and charity stalls to browse, canal side entertainment, boaters’ competitions, a funfair, real ale bar, live music and regular boat trips along the Dudley No 2 canal, there is always something for everyone in the family.
The festival is open to the public from 10am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday; admission to the site is free and there is ample onsite car parking available.
From the Steam Heritage Shop
A celebration of great moments from the best-loved steeplejack of all time. This exclusive collection features 3-hours of the best of Fred brought to screen…
Engines at Work The full length collectors edition of Fred Dibnah's epic journey around Britain on his traction engine – complete and unedited.
Episodes 1-6 1: The Passion of a Lifetime 2: Collecting the Coal 3: The Source of the Iron 4: Castings 5: Water and Boilers 6: The Road to Steel City
- What A Gem – Australian Marshall restored
- Exploring the Avon Valley
- Eastwards To Avalon – the little known Glastonbury Canal in Somerset
- Glorious Gillingham
- Recovery Is His Business
- The Future of Steam Preservation Is In Your Hands