New Horizons' News
Here's the latest news from New Horizons.
End of the Season
The season has been a busy one and September is no different.
On the 19th September we host the Mayor of Stockport for a morning cruise.
On the 22nd September we will be at the Marple Food Fair. This is a full day event and we will have an even wider selection of preserves or sale than usual. Please come and help if you can + knitted goods, Tombola and the ever popular Splat the Rat. Set up is from 8.00am on Market Street.
On the 29th September there is a new community event at High Lane Park, Fun Day and Dog Show, the event is on from 1-5pm. We have booked two stalls and as it is by the canal intend taking the boat as well.
We look forward to seeing you on the 22nd and 29th.
Just a quick update on where we are with New Horizons,
The season so far and the next 3 months.
We had a successful Maypole Event and Marple Carnival, we have also attended Make it Marple a small Artisan Market with a positive outcome.
Unfortunately the Buxton Rotary Event on the 28th July has been cancelled.
Marple Food Fair on the 22nd of September and we will need as much help as possible that day. Set up on Market Street from 8.00am.
Lunch will be served from 1.00pm. This year we are having a BBQ, all welcome but if you can let Peter or I know it helps with Catering.
This will be the evening of the 7th December All helpers welcome. Information nearer the time.
As yet CRT have not applied for planning permission. We are fully aware of the plans as they are developing and happy with the arrangements they are proposing for New Horizons.
All are invited to our Open Meeting, 2018
Stockport Canal Boat Trust
Annual Open Meeting
4th February 2018
The Navigation Inn Marple (Large Room Upstairs)
2. Chairs Welcome
3. Skippers Report
4. Finance Report
5. Chairs Report
• CRT Planning Application
• Booking Officer Update
• Role Definition and Responsibilities
• Float the Boat Draw
6. Calendar 2018
APRIL 1ST CRUISING STARTS
JUNE 2nd BUXTON ROTARY CLUB CHARITY EVENT
MAY 13TH HAWK GREEN MAYPOLE EVENT
JUNE 16TH MARPLE CARNIVAL
JULY BUGSWORTH FUN DAY
SEPTEMBER MARPLE FOOD FESTIVAL
SEPTEMBER 19th MAYORS TRIP (Tentative)
SEPTEMBER 23rd VOLUNTEERS EVENT AT THE MOORING
DECEMBER 1st WINTER WONDERLAND
WINTER WONDERLAND 2017
The New Horizons Team will have two stalls at the Marple Bridge WINTER WONDERLAND on the 2nd of December 2017. All the usual goods will be on sale and a new game has been added to the repertoire. Come and see us to find out more.............