Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Tust 5th Annual Partnership Conference

• Ministerial support for B&MK Waterway Park – praise for volunteers. • Rebranding of waterway/canal into a waterway park for all. • Local mayors and council’s four-square behind the project. • Huge social, environmental, and economic benefits of waterways. • John Bunyan community boat a big tourist boost for Bedford. • Next major project for the B&MK Trust? Dan Rogerson MP, … Continue reading “Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Tust 5th Annual Partnership Conference”

Waterways Minister to Speak at Trust’s Conference

The Fifth Annual Partnership Conference of the B&MK Waterway Trust will be held on Tuesday 25 November 2014, 2−5pm at Harpur Suite, Bedford Corn Exchange, St Paul’s Square, Bedford MK40 1SL We are delighted to confirm our guest speakers for the 2014 Conference will be: Dave Hodgson, Mayor of Bedford Dan Rogerson MP, Waterways Minister … Continue reading “Waterways Minister to Speak at Trust’s Conference”

Video of the John Bunyan Boat at the 2014 Bedford River Festival

The weather forecast wasn’t favourable when we moved the JB from its home at the Priory Marina through Town Lock to its festival home mooring in a prime spot on the north bank of the Embankment. But we had no need to worry … it turned out fine! Having secured to our mooring, we were … Continue reading “Video of the John Bunyan Boat at the 2014 Bedford River Festival”