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Forthcoming Events

  • Forth Belle CruiseHawes PierSouth QueensferryCruise on the Forth Belle organised jointly by the Coastal Cruising Association and the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society (Scottish Branch).

  • Scottish Branch Annual Fundraising CruiseGreenock, Kilcreggan & DunoonGrand evening sunset cruise from Greenock, Kilcreggan and Dunoon, cruising Loch Striven.

  • Kingswear Castle – Evening Picnic CruiseDartmouth & KingswearSpecial sponsored sailing of PS Kingswear Castle, to celebrate 30 years of passenger carrying under PSPS ownership and of the occasion of the River Dart Weekend Rally of The Steamboat Association of Great Britain.

  • PSPS Annual General Meeting 2015KingswearNotice is hereby given that the twenty-eighth Annual General Meeting of the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society will be held in Kingswear on Saturday 24th October 2015. The formal notice and agenda, together with details of the venue and time, will be published in a future edition of ‘Paddle Wheels’ and appear here.

“A Peep into the Past” on-line was introduced to mark the 50th anniversary of the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society’s journal “Paddle Wheels”. You can view the story of paddle steamers and the Society through the pages of “Paddle Wheels” starting with the very first issue here.

New Reasons to Join

Waverley Excursions Ltd. has kindly offered concessions for Waverley sailings to PSPS members. Read more here.