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Mon 30 January 2017

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River Wick: Sewage

Please be aware that there is an “overflow sewage outlet” inside the groyne on river right below the Bridge St bridge on Wick River. SEPA have advised that sewage shouldn’t be released from this outlet unless there has been particularly heavy rainfall.


WWR Committee Applications Open

Applications are being invited for the SCA WWR Committee!


Union Canal - Works Update

Scottish Canals have now completed their works to the West of Linlithgow and the navagation has been re-opened ahead of schedule (the tow path is still closed).


Additional Blockage on Union Canal

Scottish Canals are continuing their works to reinforce the banks in the Linlithgow area and a new blockage has been installed to the East of Linlithgow at Wilcoxholm Farm bridge.  This is in addition to the 2 others at Preston Road, Linlithgow & at Woodcockdale bridge to the West of Linlithg


Coaching Matters 2019 Dates Released

We are pleased to confirm the programme of Coaching Matters events for 2019. Coaching Matters are the popular CPD events at venues across Scotland, delivered in partnership with sportscotland National Centre, Glenmore Lodge.


Club Associate

Following the recent in depth Membership Review, changes have been made to the terminology of Affiliated Club Members; that is people who are members of SCA Affiliated Clubs and are not also SCA Individual members. 


Hazard: River Spey at Kingussie

The tree hazard is around 200m below the road bridge put in at Kingussie at the first right hand bend. It is easily passable on the right hand side for paddlers with competence but would be easily drifted into by novices. The next spate may well shift it but also might add to it causing greater c


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