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Go Paddling 2021

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Purley Canoe Club held its annual “Go Paddling” Course in September 2021. The course included:- One pool session, on Saturday evening at a swimming pool in Purley. A full day on a local reservoir in West Sussex. Concluding with a local river trip. Membership of Purley Canoe Club until 31st March 2022. The Reservoir Day […]

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Sunny Trip on the Thames Sept 2020

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On the 6th September 2020 Phil organised a sunny trip down the Thames  starting at Walton Bridge. We headed upstream to Shepperton Weir and then  across to the beginning of the Wey Navigation. We headed up another tributory of the Thames and came to the 2nd weir next to Sheperton Lock. We then  headed around […]

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Dart Weekend 2019

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We assembled at the Furzeleigh Mill during the Friday evening, 22/11/19, knowing the water level was high and rain was forecast all night, so Adrian & Marion would have to make a big decision the next day. The new owners of Furzeleigh Mill, Tessa, Geoff, made us very welcome and we liked their new decorations.   At Saturday breakfast […]

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Go Canoeing 2019

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We had 10 people on our Go Canoeing course in September 2019. This included two sessions in the pool followed by a full day at Southwater Lake. During that day everyone had a go at Canoeing and kayaking on a dry and warm Autumn day. Some people had a go at standing in their canoe […]

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Sun on the Beach

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It was a really sunny day on the Beach when we went down to Seaford for a days paddling on the sea on the 2nd June 2019.  We  paddle across to Newhavem harbour where we re-grouped before crossing the harbour mouth  and making shore we didn’t get in the way of any other ships as […]

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Norfolk Broads May 2019

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During the first May bank Holiday of 2019 Purley Cane Club made its first visit to the Norfolk Broads. We stayed at Canal Camping in Dilham.  We all had a  great time. Here are some photos of the event. Saturday was very windy and a bit damp. We paddled from the campsite through the old lock […]

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PCC 25th Anniversary Weekend

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Purley Canoe Club celebrates its 25th Anniversary during 2016. To celebrate this great event the Club held a:- PCC 25th Anniversary Camping Weekend from the 10th to the 12thJune 2016  on the River Medway in Kent. About 24 current PCC members and 6 previous members joined PCC for our anniversary weekend at the Hop farm camp site in kent on the […]

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Wales Weekend 27 & 28/02/2010

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Have to say a big ‘Thank You’ to all the coaches leading the two days on the Wye last weekend(27 & 28/2/2010). In fact, a thank you to all participants who entered into the spirit and together evolved a fun atmosphere. Special thanks to Adrian and Julia for the arrangements, planning, food, smashing Bunk-house and […]