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Appeal Update & 2021 Season News

We are delighted by the recent increase in donations towards Waverley’s Covid-19 Relief Appeal taking the total raised so far to over £290,000. The £300k milestone is now in sight. THANK YOU to everyone that has donated. We remain hopeful that the £350,000 target for individual donations is achievable to allow us to dry dock … Continued

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Online Live Presentation by Waverley’s General Manager

Paul Semple, General Manager for Waverley Excursions, will be delivering an online live Presentation at 7:30pm on Friday 12th February via YouTube. The title of the presentation is “Waverley – Achieving 2020 and Beyond”, during which Paul will share the fascinating untold story of Waverley’s return to service in 2020. Previously unpublished images of the … Continued

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COVID-19 RELIEF APPEAL TOPS £220,000

To date, donations from individuals have exceeded £220,000 which is a fantastic response in these very challenging times. We are now using these funds to support work being carried out on Waverley in preparation for the 2021 season. Part of Waverley’s mighty triple expansion steam engine is being stripped down and dismantled for survey – … Continued

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Covid-19 Relief Appeal Reaches £160,000

Waverley’s Covid-19 Relief Appeal has now reached £160,000 thanks to donations received from individuals. With a target of £350,000 from individual donations we are fast approaching the half-way mark which is fantastic. We are extremely grateful to everyone who has donated so far, you are giving us hope that Waverley can survive the impact of … Continued

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COVID-19 APPEAL FOR WAVERLEY TOPS £130,000

PRESS RELEASE The Covid-19 Relief Appeal for Waverley has now exceeded £130,000 with donations received from her generous supporters. The appeal which opened in September must raise over £0.5m in total with a target of £350,000 from individuals. Other sources of funding are being pursued with vigour given that winter maintenance work is well underway … Continued

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New Waverley Souvenirs for Christmas 2020

Visit our online Souvenir Shop and purchase our new Waverley products for Christmas 2020. Limited Stock available! Waverley Face Coverings available in 2 designs Colour Cotton Tote Bag  – illustration by artist Stephen Millership. Full Colour Beach/Bath Towel  – illustration by artist Stephen Millership. Paddlebox Wrapping Paper – 2 sheets of A2 Size paper Visit … Continued

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Thank you to Waitrose!

Thank you to Waitrose Byres Road! We were fortunate enough to be chosen to receive a Community Matters grant from this store to support our COVID-19 Relief Appeal. A cheque for £330 was given to Waverley Steam Navigation Co’s General Manager, Paul Semple, last week. This generous grant will go towards winter repairs on PS … Continued

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