Ropework! Knots and Splices

A 6 week course

Weekly sessions to improve your wellbeing. 

What is it? Come along and learn a variety of sailing knots and when to use them. We will teach you how to how to finish off a rope (sailmakers whipping) as well as a bit of splicing. At least one few of the course will be dedicated to making your very own knot presentation board which will be yours to keep. 

When? Wednesdays 1-3pm from 24 January 2024

Where? The Historic Harbour Commissioners Building,  79 Bridge St, Blyth NE24 2AN

Parts of this course may take place on our tall ship The Williams II while it is moored along the Quayside. Access involves climbing a small ladder to get onboard and to access the lower decks.

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