Generous Donation to Waverley Appeal Secures 2012 Sailings

Supporting the preservation and operation of paddle steamers Waverley and Kingswear Castle

Generous Donation to Waverley Appeal Secures 2012 Sailings

Mrs Chris Weir of Largs, Ayrshire, who had a major win on the Euromillions lottery in July 2011 with her husband Colin, has made a donation to the current Waverley appeal which will secure the paddler’s return to service in 2012, the bicentenery of the PS Comet, the first Clyde steamer and the first commecial steamship in Europe. The Scottish Branch of the PSPS would like to express our sincere thanks to Mr & Mrs Weir for their generosity. It is also a good opportunity to thank all others, individuals and organisations,┬áthat have supported the Appeal.

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