Event cancelled until further notice due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation.

Join Professor John Beckett at the Canalside Heritage Centre for a fascinating talk about the history of the Nottingham and Beeston Canal and the Beeston Rylands community which grew up at its side. A wide range of topics will be covered including The Rylands Mission, Mitchell's steamer, a music hall stars' boating accident, and the original Jolly Anglers.

Tickets cost £5 and are available to book below or by calling 0115 9221773. Canalside Members can purchase a discounted ticket of £4.50 - please note you will need to bring your membership card with you to the event. If you aren't already a member and would like to benefit from discounts on events and purchases on our tearoom and shop, as well as support our work with the local community, please sign up here.

Light refreshments will be available to purchase from our tearoom (doors open at 4.30pm).

Booking for this event has now closed.