Friends of the Montgomery Canal


     5th March

St. Davids Day Walk.

Meet 10.30 am at the car park of the Horse Shoe Inn Arddleen

for a mystery walk somewhere along the Montgomery Canal

Towpath. The walk will be followed by lunch.

If you would like to come and have lunch after the walk :-

Please contact Chris Palin on 01938 590039 by 20th February.


    19th March

Welshpool Towpath Litter Pick.

Meet 10.30am. Welshpool Town Wharf.  

   23rd April

St. Georges Day Walk.

       The St George's Day walk on 23rd April was organised by Jannine Burgess

    ( Tel 01691 830603 ). After meeting at the Jack Mytton Pub in Hindford (where

  dinner was to be served after the walk), the walk started at 10.30am, walking along

  the towpath to Hindford Top Lock where we will be holding our annual lockwind on     August 13th and 14th and then back to the Jack Mytton.


   7th May

Fifth Montgomery Canal Triathlon.

Click Here for details.

Competitors Results.

On the day. Press Release.

    4th June

“Friends”  AGM.  

 7.00pm at the Llandrinio Village Hall.

  27th June

Montgomery Canal Forum.

2.30pm, Elephant & Castle Hotel, Newtown.

   10th July  

Boat Trip: Welshpool to Brithdir.

Meet 10.30am, Heulwen Wharf, Gungrog, Welshpool.

   13th/14th August

Volunteers required for our Annual Lockwind.

At New Marton Top Lock, Hindford.

Please e-mail Christine Palin on :-

If you can help.

   2nd/3rd/4th September              Maesbury Canal Fayre.


   23rd October

Sunday Lunch.

Lakeside Golf  Course, Garthmyl.


   3rd December

Welhpool Winter Festival.

Assembly Room, Welshpool Town Hall.(Friends stall).

Further event details will be posted here when confirmed.

Don’t forget to check the Montgomery Canal Diary Pages for other events.