Thank you Tesco Bags of Help!

Huge thanks to the team at Tesco Bags of Help for their support of Faversham Community Boat Build. We were delighted to be awarded a grant of £1,000 to help us continue to deliver tutor-led training sessions for members of our local community. You can learn more about their grants at www.tesco.com/bagsofhelp

We turned the boat!

Huge thanks to everybody who came down to help out with turning the boat today at the Purifier. Somehow, now that is the right way up she looks larger and definitely more beautiful! Now we can start work on fitting her out, and and begin work on skiff number two. It felt quite emotional to […]

Shaping the Keel

One of our young participants, Louis, has been getting to grips with a mallet and chisel to shape the keel of our first St Ayles Skiff. Louis has been involved in boat building projects with Faversham Creek Trust at the Purifier in Faversham for the last four years, ably assisted by his Dad, Jamie, and […]

A visit from Radio Faversham

We were delighted to welcome Fay from Radio Faversham to the Purifier today to find out more about #FavershamCommunityBoatBuild. She chatted with volunteers Debbie and Libby along with Boat Builder, Alan Thorne.

Getting back to work!

After our six-month hiatus due to Covid-19, we are currently working hard to re-start Faversham Community Boat Build. Having conducted a Risk Assessment, we’re going to be putting in place a number of measures to help keep people safe, including: Sanitisation Stations Augmented cleaning procedures Additional PPE Socially distant working arrangements Get involved! Building a […]