Inter Livery Charity Clay Shoot 24 June 2021

The Shipwrights fielded two teams this year at this very popular and hugely competitive event, which takes place at the Holland & Holland shooting ground.  Over 480 Liverymen took part in this year’s competition, which took place over two days at this splendid shooting ground.  The weather conditions were excellent, and the organisers coped well […]

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Shipwrights’ vs Ironmongers’ Golf – 17 June 2021

In a closely fought battle a team of six stalwart Shipwrights triumphed over the Ironmongers at Kingswood, Surrey to reclaim the Trophy which will be suitably engraved to properly reflect our renewed glory.   The attached photo is of the Ironmongers’ Captain handing the trophy over to the Shipwrights’ Captain. It was a beautiful day in […]

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News from the Jubilee Sailing Trust

The Jubilee Sailing Trust (JST) tell us that it’s been another busy month for them and they’ve lots to update us on.  “This is the month we can finally set sail once again! It feels so good to be able to look forward to more adventures on board Tenacious and sailing the seas around the […]

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Funding Report from Portsmouth Sail Training Trust (PSTT)

Last year the Shipwrights’ Company assisted Portsmouth Sail Training Trust (PSTT) with a grant to help them get young people back out on the water.  PSTT reports that it has been a tricky 6 months with the various lockdowns causing them to halt the programme. However, they were able to restart in April and have […]

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First Shipwrights Apprenticeship Scheme grant for academic year 2021-22

We are delighted to award a Shipwrights Apprenticeship Scheme grant to Jenkins Marine in Poole to support apprentices Owen Freeman and Daniel May for academic year 2021-22 starting in Sept. This is our first grant for academic year 2021-22. We sponsor marine apprentices, helping companies to develop vital shipwright skills – both traditional and modern. […]

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Final Shipwrights Apprenticeship Grant awarded for 2020-21

We are delighted to award a grant to Pharos Offshore Group based at the Port of Blyth in Northumberland to support apprentice Jamie Lorimer for academic year 2020-21. This is our last grant for academic year 2020-21. Grants for 2021-22 are in the process of being awarded. Contact sascheme@shipwrights.co.uk for further information. We sponsor marine […]

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News from Roseland Youth Sailing Trust

In October 2020 the education and Charity committee awarded £1,000 to Roseland Youth Sail Training Trust to give 20 children the opportunity to receive 6 sailing lessons each.  Many of these children suffer from multiple deprivation and would not normally have the opportunity to sail.  The Trust’s spring newsletter can be found here.

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London International Shipping Week 2021

The Shipwrights’ Company is proud to be onboard as a Supporting Organisation for London International Shipping Week 2021 from 13 – 17 September 2021.   Details of this must-attend event can be found here.  

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News from the Sutton Hoo Ship’s Company

The Shipwrights’ Company has periodically given some financial assistance to the Sutton Hoo Ship’s Company who very generously hosted a party of Shipwrights’ to a fascinating and exciting visit to Woodbridge in 2017 shortly after the project began.  The Ship’s Company’s website states: The Ship’s Company was formed in 2016 with the sole purpose of creating […]

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