Arthur Ransome Jubilee Year

Arthur Ransome Jubilee Year
Arthur Ransome's East Coast Celebration
Celebrating Arthur Ransome’s East Coast

The Shotley Peninsula TAG (Tourist Action Group) will present a series of events in 2017 to mark 50 years since Arthur Ransome died and 80 years since his book, “We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea” was published. Amongst the Swallows and Amazons stories, “We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea” was set on the Shotley Peninsula. Events will include walking and cycle trails, geo-caching, photography exhibitions, a drama production, open air cinema, a Swallows and Amazons themed camp and sailing event, Flotilla, the opportunity to see Arthur Ransome’s real boat - the Nancy Blackett, sea shanties and a literary festival.


Drab Ltd describe the work they have undertaken for the Arthur Ransome Jubilee

DRAB LTD DESCRIBE THE WORK THEY HAVE UNDERTAKEN FOR THE ARTHUR RANSOME JUBILEE

An exciting opportunity to rekindle a love of Pin Mill

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Arthur Ransome's Selina King build photography in Pin Mill.

ARTHUR RANSOME'S SELINA KING BUILD PHOTOGRAPHY IN PIN MILL.

The Nancy Blackett Trust has received Heritage Lottery Fund for an exhibition of Arthur Ransome’s own photos of the building of his yacht Selina King...

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Pin Mill Barge Match

PIN MILL BARGE MATCH

Pin Mill

56th Thames Barge Match run by Pin Mill Sailing Club

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Harwich Shanty Festival 2017

HARWICH SHANTY FESTIVAL 2017

Harwich

Three days of music, singing, crafts and maritime merriment throughout the historic seaport of Harwich!

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