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.*
Friday 9 - Sunday 11 July 2021, Ellesmere Port. An immersive audiovisual experience, part of AND Festival.
Online, Wednesday 14th July. Free talk by Professor Gerry Smyth of John Moores University
Rescheduled - now 20-22 August 2021, Isle of Wight.
Scottish teens will undertake 60 mile paddle in longboat Orcuan instead
Read the latest news update from Anstruther
Exhibition celebrates 40th anniversary of sea kayaking expedition to Norway
Public fundraiser helps buy rare painting of SS Great Britain by Bristol artist
Plans for this season include a complete survey and repairs to the ship's hull
Read all the latest news on the restoration project
Trips on historic lifeboat Lucy Lavers to begin in June