The IMT will be putting on exhibitions throughout the summer at various events. The known event dates are:
Ipswich Maritime Festival – 18th and 19th August
Exhibitions in the Old Customs House and a ‘stand’ on the waterfront.
Heritage Open Weekend – 15th and 16th September
Exhibitions in the Old Customs House
Advance details – more information will be available mid-summer.
Wednesday 3rd October at 7.30pm
‘An Ipswich Link with Nelson’s Victory at Aboukir Bay’
by Roy Clare CBE
This talk is being held in association with the Friends of Ipswich Museum
Wednesday 7th November at 7.30pm
‘Harwich for the Continent, a history of the route from about 1600’
by Chris Turland
Wednesday 5th December at 7.30pm
‘The Woolverstone Project. The project, RYA Sailability, Disabled Sailors’ achievements, Para Olympic sailing.
by Andy Beharrel
All are welcome to our lectures at the Waterfront Building, University of Suffolk. Free car parking is available in the UoS car park opposite the Waterfront Building. The cost for attending a talk is £3.50 for members and £4.50 for guests.
IMT Thames Barge all-day sailing trips and afternoon music trips
Due to the popularity of these events we have organised three all-day cruising trips, and two afternoon music trips on sb Victor for 2018. The music trips will feature one with the ‘Good Times’ jazz group, and the second with the jazz group ‘La Fontaine Trio’.
Dates of the trips (all Thursdays) are:
June 14th 09.00 - 17.30 (approx) - All day sailing trip
June 28th 14.00 - 18.00 (approx) - ‘Good Times’ jazz group
July 12th 09.00 - 17.30 (approx) - All day sailing trip
August 9th09.00 - 17.30 (approx) - All day sailing trip
August 23rd 14.00 - 18.00 (approx) - ‘La Fontaine Trio’ jazz group
Day sailings include breakfast snack, mid-morning coffee and biscuits, 2-course lunch with wine, and afternoon cream tea and cost £57 per head
Afternoon music trips include a finger buffet with tea and coffee and cost £35 per head.
Booking form on ‘Forms’ page or contact Bob Pawsey on 01473 252893 for more information and bookings.