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14 May 2022

A windy day greeted us on the Aire and Calder Navigation at Spicers Auctioneers, The Old Waterways Museum, Goole. Entry to the waterway was via canal side and suspended tyres for steps. We had a lovely morning, met and chatted with folks; Mike did a great job describing the construction process.

03 May 2022

We will be attending a marine auction at Spicers Auctioneers, The Old Waterways Museum in Goole, East Yorkshire on Friday 13th May 2022. 10am till 4pm. They have asked us to attend and paddle round as a bit of entertainment. If you're able to, come along and say hello! We'll share photos after the event

Pete & The Wallingfen Coracle Men

01 May 2022

We have received an enquiry for the Society to attend the following event. If you are interested in taking part please contact Dylan Jones for more details

25 February 2022

The organisers of a medieval themed fair at Newport Ship Centre, celebrating their 20th anniversary, are looking for a coracle demonstration. The date of this event is Saturday 30th July and this would be a paid appearance.

For more information or to register your interest contact our Secretary, Dylan Jones

29 December 2021

Our 2021 Journal is on its way to our members, we hope you enjoy reading it. International members may not receive it until the New Year, but it is now available to read online

28 October 2021

Our 2021 Annual General Meeting will take place via Zoom on Saturday 27th November at 12pm. For more information please visit this page

03 October 2021

We will shortly put together our 2021 Journal but as always, we can't produce a Journal without content from our members. Any news, event reports, photos, stories etc are very welcome and appreciated.

Please submit your content via Contribute by 31st October 2021

19 August 2021

Ironbridge-style coracle for sale, with paddle. Partly finished, never used - needs cover waterproofing with bitumen paint and the inner/outer gunwhales fitted (supplied - instructions available via this link). Collection only from Hampshire.

Price - £150.00

11 July 2021

My son and i have just finished our second coracle. The first about three years ago was a heroic failure, too deep and round on the bottom.