Events


Diary of Trust Events

Volunteer Working Groups

Our barges are un-rigged for the winter period maintenance. A working party meets on Maldon Hythe Quay on the weekends listed below, working volunteers are welcome to stay aboard the barge if they wish to work on both days.

In addition to the weekends a working group meets every Thursday (09:00 on Hythe Quay) throughout the year.

If you would like to join these working groups please contact John on 07587 141054.

Weekend Dates are:

The Weekend Working Parties for 2017 and 2018 will recommence on the weekend of the 7th & 8th October with further working parties on the dates below.

If you are interested in coming along, please arrive at Hythe Quay at 9:30 and ask for Tim Jepson. If you wish to spend the whole weekend working, then accommodation can be made available on Centaur.

 

January 20th/21st

February 3rd/4th & 17th/18th

March 3rd/4th & 17th/18th & 30th/31st/1st April (Easter Weekend, Re-rigging)

April 14th/15th

 

2018 Events

Sunday 18th March

An Afternoon of Archive Thames Sailing Barge Films

See poster for full details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

70th Anniversary
Maldon May Day Bank Holiday Open Days

The Trust will be opening its two barges Centaur and Pudge to the public on:

Sunday 6th and Monday 7th May 2018
From 11:00 – 17:00

At Hythe Quay, Maldon, Essex

Refreshments will be available, teas/coffees and homemade cakes.

Come and find out about the history of our barges.
Entry free, but donations welcome.
Each child between 5 and 11 will receive a free Activity Pack.

 

Maldon Mud Race Open Day

Whilst watching the Famous Maldon Mud Race, why not visit an iconic Thames Sailing Barge.

Sunday 10th June 2018
From 11:00 – 17:00

At Hythe Quay, Maldon, Essex

Refreshments will be available, teas/coffees and homemade cakes.

Come and find out about the history of our barges.
Entry free, but donations welcome.