News and Events
Check out the latest news and events from our historic vessels and Shipshape Network projects around the country.
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*Please note that, due to Covid-19 restrictions, events may be cancelled or venues closed at short notice. Always check with the organisers before travelling, and observe local restrictions. National Historic Ships UK can take no responsibility for events not organised by us.*
A small team of volunteers are delivering a maritime themed guided tour, showcasing Hull’s historic maritime sites around the city centre
Saturday 7th August, Windermere Jetty Museum, FREE. Celebrate the 50th Anniversary with a display of over 50 historic steamboats!
Canal and River Trust is organising a weekend of activities, learning and fun
20-22 August, Crick, Northamptonshire. Britain's biggest inland waterways festival the Crick Boat Show returns in August 2021
Rescheduled - now 20-22 August 2021, Isle of Wight.
10-19 September, Southampton. Get ready for Britain's biggest festival of boating!
Saturday 11 September, Lowestoft. Part of Heritage Open Days 2021
New National Lottery funding will boost digital skills in the heritage sector by helping organisations develop digital volunteering opportunities
The Tall Ship 'Glenlee' is presenting a series of programmes for family this summer.
A four-hour operation to haul the paddle steamer onto the slipway at Balloch was successful - two-and-a-half years after the previous attempt.