Skiffie Worlds 2022
We are delighted to say that our skiff, Findlay Macdonald, participated in the St Ayles Skiffs world championships, SkiffieWorlds, which took place in Kortgene in the Netherlands from 25 June […]
Fundraising for Phase 2
Help us launch Phase 2 of Faversham Community Boat Build!
Funding boost from FTC
After a difficult year, we were delighted to receive confirmation from Faversham Town Council of their support for Faversham Community Boat Build with a grant of £3,000. This funding will […]
A work in progress
Here’s a little video update on progress with Faversham’s first St Ayles Skiff. We’re continuing to work on the boat (lockdown permitting) and would love to see more people from […]
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 […]
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 […]
It’s a pleasure to be back! Thanks to some Covid-19 Emergency funding from Kent Community Foundation, we have been able to implement additional cleaning, social distancing and PPE measures that […]
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, […]
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 […]
Thank you all at Autoquip
After the dreadful loss of our friend and project volunteer, Findlay Macdonald in May, his work colleagues at Autoquip clubbed together to make a donation of £400 to Faversham Community […]