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Museum Honours Chairman

At the Annual General Meeting on Monday 7 March 2016, the Members of the Museum honoured the outgoing Chairman, Dr Noel Meeke MBE, by unanimously agreeing to a renaming of the Museum’s outdoor exhibition space as The Noel Meeke Heritage Water Park. Noel, who was also awarded a personal title of Honorary Companion of the Waterworks Museum,…
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Junk Modelling Day

Another great day at the Museum. About 40 - 50 children attend our junk modelling day. "Wonderful day, the children thoroughly enjoyed it and we mums don’t have to clear up the mess! Perfect!”  
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Work Starts on the Stirling Hot Air Engine Display

Work starts on the Stirling hot air engine display which will be on display throughout the summer 2016.[button text="More Information About The Stirling Engine" link="" style="primary" size="normal" target="_self" display="inline" icon="no"]  
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Extra in Steam Day

The Waterworks Museum is open every Tuesday all year round, except two weeks at Christmas and New Year.  It is staffed, managed and run entirely by volunteers to the highest professional standards. In Steam Days The Museum endeavours to have as many of its engines working as possible. Clearly vintage engines are subject to break-down and…
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