As part of our "Music on the Maid" programme, Scottish folk singer, Jimmie MacGregor, will be performing his gathering of "Songs, Stories and Famous Folk" on board the historic Maid of the Loch paddle steamer.
This year, to help raise funds for the Maid of the Loch's restoration to full steam operation, we are holding a number of musical events on the Maid. The first will be the Loch Lomond Ukelele Orchestra (LLUO) who will be joining us onboard on the following dates...
Following our successful Heritage Lottery Fund bid, the Maid of the Loch is looking for a Learning & Access Officer and a Fundraiser to help get the Maid sailing again.
Maid of the Loch, Loch Lomond’s Paddle Steamer, will re-open at Easter with a new feature on board – a beautiful 6 foot scale model of the steamer built by the Vale’s Olympic gold hero, Lachie Stewart.
Dumbarton’s UK haulage contractor, Galt Transport Ltd., has come to the aid of the Maid. The company agreed to carry the two original buoyancy seats from the Maid at Balloch to the Scottish Maritime Museum at Irvine where they will be repaired.