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Please Support Waverley’s 75th Anniversary Appeal – Over £60,000 now raised – THANK YOU

Maintaining one of the World’s greatest ship’s in seagoing condition is costly and requires support from many individuals and organisations. This winter we expect to spend £450,000 directly on Waverley as we undertake refit and maintenance work ahead of her Diamond Jubilee year.

Fortunately there are some funds in hand but we need to raise £150,000 from individuals towards the refit costs. If you can donate to our 75th Anniversary Appeal we would be very grateful.

All donations small or large will be most welcome, if you can Gift Aid your donation this will add 25p to every £1 donated.  Everyone who donates £75 or more will receive a unique Waverley coaster as a token of thanks. Donations can be made online today or by calling our office on 0141 243 2224.

We have an Amazon Wish List where you can purchase items we need, click the link to view our list.

Waverley is now booked into dry dock in late-April with the aim of returning to service in May 2022. Annual Sailing Passes and Go Anywhere Vouchers are now on sale for the 2022 season.

‘A Diamond Waltz for Waverley’ can be purchased (just 79p) from iTunes and Bandcamp here. View the music video now on our YouTube Channel.

Our range of Waverley merchandise and souvenirs can be viewed at out online shop.

As we plan for the 2022 season we will post job opportunities on our Vacancies page.

This year we celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Waverley’s maiden voyage which took place on 16th June 1947.

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Latest News

75th Anniversary Appeal Tops £60,000

We’re delighted to announce that Waverley’s 75th Anniversary Appeal has now raised over £60,000 thanks to the continued support of many loyal supporters and members of the public. The Appeal is aiming to raise £150,000 to help cover part of the £450,000 which will be spent directly on Waverley to prepare her for the 2022 … Continued

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Waverley Grand Draw 2021 – Winners Announced

This summers Waverley Grand Raffle is finished! A 1950’s Ercol Sofa, restored by Sarah Jane Hemsley Upholstery, with a Waverley themed fabric has gone ‘doon the watter’ to Alison in Rothesay who won this fabulous first price. It will look great in her bay window on the Isle of Bute. The raffle raised nearly £10,000, … Continued

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Waverley’s 75TH Anniversary Appeal

In 2022 we will celebrate Waverley’s Diamond Jubilee as it will be 75 years since her maiden voyage on the 16th June 1947. This is an exceptional milestone in Waverley’s career, however support is needed towards this winter’s refit to prepare for the 2022 sailing season. Maintaining Waverley in operational condition is increasingly expensive. Her … Continued

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