Heritage Open Days in Stourport-on-Severn
10th and 11th September 2016
from 12 noon to 4pm
Brindley 300 Stourport Event!
A display of Brindley’s Boats decorated by Stourport businesses and local community groups and schools. Come along and vote for your favourite boat!
In celebration of the 300th Anniversary of James Brindley’s birth, Mr James Brindley will be appearing in the basins throughout the day. Details will posted on A-boards around the site and will feature;
Georgian and Victorian characters at the Old Ticket Office and Tontine Stables.
Return visit by Barney the Boat Horse to the Canal Basins… Day to be confirmed.
Free children’s activities in the Tontine Gardens.
1930’s / 40’s historic working boats in lower basins – Bramble and Scorpio plus a special show ‘Idle Women of the Wartime Waterways’ by Alarum Theatre (collection will be taken after the performance).
For further information call – 01299 822 878 or 07850 784895.