The MK Community Boat, commissioned today (6th October) by the Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Trust, will be completely eco-friendly. Based on a 54ft long traditional narrowboat, it will use a ‘state of the art’ all-electric propulsion unit, instead of a traditional diesel engine. This will not only provide a unique experience by gliding almost silently along the canal, but also greatly reduce emissions.
Latest Newsletter now published in Microsoft SWAY, The SWAY version can be accessed from the following link Bedford Milton Keynes Waterway Park July 2019, Volume 17, No.2
Conference to discuss major development and economic growth opportunities surrounding the Oxford Cambridge Arc
Read the draft Business Plan presented at the 13th Annual General Meeting.
The historic boat LMS Sandbach made the journey up to the Head of Navigation at Kempston Mill over the May Bank Holiday.
Dave Hodgson, Liberal Democrat candidate said “I am a huge supporter of the waterway scheme itself and of the waterways trust. My record provides considerable evidence of this.
You can help promote the B&MK Waterway Park by lobbying your local Councillors in the May 2019 elections.
The Trust has recently received some very good news which will be important for us as we continue to promote the Waterway Park and seek funding for sections of the route.