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2019 Queen's Silver Medal Competition - The winners are are announced!

The Queen's Silver Medal - Jennifer Mackay (Ferguson Marine)

Bronze Medal  - Stirling Taylor (RNLI)

Derek Kimber Medal - Hannah Orchard (Babcock International)

Certificate for Most Notable Endeavour - Billy Hamilton (Pendennis Shipyard)

The Company Prize - Babcock International




2019 Shipwrights’ Lectures

Added on: January 22nd, 2020
The 2019 Shipwrights’ Lectures The 2019 Lectures were held on October 16th at the Nuffield Campus Theatre with strong industry support. Organised by the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights in conjunction with the University of Southampton the lectures are ...

Shipwrights’ Lectures Two Weeks Away

Added on: September 30th, 2019
This year featuring several Senior Level Representatives of Major Marine Organisations The 2019 Shipwrights' Lectures are on Wednesday 16 October at the Nuffield Theatre, University of Southampton Campus. This event is free to attend and is less than a month away so ...

Shipwrights’ Lectures 2019 – Six MD’s and CEO’s of Major Marine Organisations to speak at the 2019 Lectures

Added on: July 9th, 2019
The programme for this year’s Shipwrights' Lectures at the Nuffield Theatre, University of Southampton Campus on Wednesday, 16 October is now finalised. The lectures aim to inspire young people working in or studying for the UK leisure marine industry and to highlight our ...

News from Stirling and Son, beneficiaries of a Shipwrights’ Billmeir Award

Added on: May 2nd, 2019
The following good news story from Stirling and Son in Devonport, Plymouth, a previous beneficiary of a Billmeir Award, has been forwarded by the Chairman of the SA Scheme, James Grazebrook. I am pleased to tell you both that when I ...

UKSA and George Green’s School

Added on: March 20th, 2019
It has been a while now since we last spoke so I thought I would get in touch just to give you a quick update with regard to the Shipwright’s grant to George Green’s School which is being put towards ...

Shipwrights’ Lectures 2019 – Update

Added on: March 13th, 2019
The 2019 Annual Shipwrights’ Lectures will be held on Wednesday October 16th at the Nuffield Theatre, University of Southampton Campus. The programme is, once more, shaping up to provide an information packed and inspirational event. The Nuffield Café will be open ...


Added on: May 3rd, 2018
As we prepare for this year’s Seafarers Awareness Week (23-30 June) we now offer our dedicated website and social media channels to promote events and activities that help to raise public awareness of the UK’s ‘island nation’ dependence on our ...

The Barge of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights’

Added on: May 1st, 2018
On Wednesday 18 April 2018 the Master Mercer, Mr Roddy Graham, presented the Prime Warden, Mr Archie Smith, with a picture entitled ‘The Barge of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights’ which will be hung in the office.     ...