Tag: Boiler Refit Appeal

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

Waverley’s 2020 Re-Boilering – New Videos

Following on from the recent Waverley 1981 re-boilering article, two short videos of the 2020 re-boilering have been released featuring previously unseen still images and footage.

A New Home for Hamish

Hamish is now settling in to his new home having raised £251 towards the Waverley Boiler Refit Appeal.

Waverley Appeal Reaches £2.3 million Target

The fundraising appeal to save Waverley has reached its £2.3 million target after just seven months.

Hamish Offers Himself for the Boiler Appeal

Hamish, a much-travelled Waverley supporter and genuine Steiff bear, has offered himself for auction to raise funds for the Waverley Boiler Appeal.

Waverley’s Boiler Refit Appeal Reaches £2.2m

The Waverley Boiler Refit Appeal is within £100,000 of the appeal target of £2.3m.

Waverley Appeal Passes £2m Milestone

Waverley’s Boiler Refit Appeal has now raised over £2 million.

£1m Scottish Government Funding to Waverley

The Scottish Government have announced £1m funding for Waverley.

KC Donates to Waverley Boiler Appeal

The Paddle Steamer Kingswear Castle Trust has made a donation to the PSPS for the Waverley Boiler Refit Appeal.

Waverley Appeal Update – Press Release

The latest Appeal news for Waverley; the total raised reaches £850,000.

Solent Scene Fundraising Success

Over £1,600 was raised for Waverley’s Boiler Refit Appeal on the Solent Scene cruise.

“New Boilers Ordered for the Iconic Paddle Steamer Waverley” – WEL Press Release

Waverley Excursions today issued a press release confirming that two new boilers have been ordered for Waverley however there is still much to do.

‘Save the Waverley – Boiler Refit Appeal’ Launched

The official launch of the £2.3m ‘Save the Waverley – Boiler Refit Appeal’ took place at Waverley’s Glasgow berth at noon on Saturday 15th June.

Scottish Branch Contributes to Boiler Refit Appeal

A cheque for £4,362.50 has been handed over as a contribution towards the ‘Save the Waverley – Boiler Refit Appeal’.

MV Solent Scene to Help Waverley Fundraising Appeal

The Wessex & Dart Branch has organised a special fundraising evening cruise from Poole Quay on the MV Solent Scene.

‘Save the Waverley – Boiler Refit Appeal’ Launches 15th June

Waverley Excursions has announced that ‘Save The Waverley – Boiler Refit Appeal’ will be launched on Saturday 15th June.

Plockton Cruise Raises £1,855 for Waverley

The Plockton fund-raising cruise took place in near-perfect weather on Tuesday 28th May 2019 and by the end of the evening had raised £1,855 for Waverley.

Plockton Fund Raising Cruise for Waverley

A two-hour evening cruise from Plockton on the 28th May has been organised to raise funds for Waverley’s boiler replacement.