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Gosport Ferry’s New Apprentice.

Added on: October 1st, 2015
Noel Gaskell, workshop supervisor with new apprentice Callum (centre) This is Callum ...

Speakers announced for Shipwrights’ Lectures 2015

Added on: August 6th, 2015
 The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights has released this year’s programme of prestigious speakers. With current entries exceeding those of this time last year, we would encourage registration sooner rather than later.  ...

News from the Shipwright’s Apprenticeship Scheme’s Funded Apprentices

Added on: July 16th, 2015
The two apprentices working for the companies that the Shipwright's Apprenticeship Scheme is currently assisting with funding are progressing well through their first year of training. Here is some of the feedback from their experiences working and learning in the ...

The Royal Yacht Squadron Isle of Wight Foundation hosts inaugural event in Cowes.

Added on: May 7th, 2015
The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights were recently delighted to attend the launch of the Royal Yacht Squadron’s Foundation.  The Foundation is a charitable cause established by the Squadron to help young ...

Shipwrights’ Lectures announced for 2015

Added on: May 6th, 2015
Shipwrights’ Lectures announced for 2015 Wednesday 28 October | 14:30 | Turner Sims, University of Southampton Dr Gerrard Hughes presenting at the Shipwrights’ Annual Apprentice Lectures – image by Matthew ...

Shipwrights Funded Apprentice, Leo at Stirling & Son

Added on: May 1st, 2015
Stirling and Son operate a traditional boatyard from the historic No. 1 covered slipway in Plymouth, Devon. They specialise in traditional yacht building and wooden boat repair. Here is Sara Stirling talking about the boat building apprentice they took on ...

Shipwrights to attend the Livery Schools Link Showcase on March 4.

Added on: February 23rd, 2015
Following a successful meeting with Alison Truphet the Shipwrights have joined Livery Schools Link, a voluntary organisation that works with ...

IMarEST Lord Kelvin Lecture

Added on: November 20th, 2014
Attendance is free for all, but registration is compulsory. To register for this event please contact – with your full details. Please note places are limited and early registration is strongly recommended 1730 hours                        Refreshments 1800 hours                        IMarEST Lord Kelvin Lecture 1900 hours                        ...