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New ‘Pudge’ Ale on Sale

This year, the award-winning Maldon Brewing Company has decided to name its monthly special beers after Thames barges based in Maldon.  Pudge will feature during April.  You might find them on sale at a pub in Essex which sells local … Continue reading

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New DVD ‘ The Restoration of Centaur’ now For Sale

Following the premiere of the new film on the history and restoration of Centuar, the DVD is now available for sale. The film lasts 45 minutes and details the work carried out by the Trust over many years to complete … Continue reading

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The Restoration of Centaur Film Trailers

Please click on the links below to view trailers of the forthcoming film by Simon North on the ‘Restoration of Centaur’. To see the full film at its premiere, see the previous post for full details and how to obtain … Continue reading

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Film Evening ‘The Restoration of Centaur’

FILM EVENING Including the premiere of the film ‘The Restoration of Centaur’ On Saturday 7th March 2015 At Maldon Town Hall, Market Hill, Maldon Doors Open 7:00 pm for 7:30 pm start Tickets £7.50 in advance or £9.00 on the … Continue reading

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Plans of Sailing Barges now available

A few plans of sailing barges are now available from the Trust. Full details can be found from the ‘Shop’ section of the website or by clicking on the link below. Barge Drawings available

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Revised Membership Renewal Form

It has come to our attention that the Membership Renewal Form that accompanied the December 2014 Golden Chaffcutter did not include full details of our bank account if members wish to arrange for future renewals by Standing Order. A revised … Continue reading

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SALE – 2015 Thames Sailing Barge Trust Calendars

Purchase your copy of the 2015 TSBT calendar whilst stocks last (price reduced) Price: £4.50 (previously £8.50) each plus postage and packing of £2.80 All profits to the Thames Sailing Barge Trust For a copy please send a cheque payable … Continue reading

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Winners – Free Weekend Sail Competition

On the 30th November the draw took place for the competition the Trust were running through the summer to obtain contact details for its database. We are pleased to announce the winners. 1st Place   – Graham Hay of West … Continue reading

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Colne Barge Match Sailing Weekend

Have you ever wanted to experience the competitive thrills and excitement of a Thames barge match? Watch the crew of Centaur tackle the course of the famous Colne Barge & Smack Match, competing against an impressive flotilla of barges. Afterwards … Continue reading

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Ipswich Sailing Weekends

 

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