Rescue Wooden Boats

Rescue Wooden Boats Charity conserving wooden boats & their stories, including Lucy Lavers lifeboat. Museum at Stiffkey

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The perfect Christmas gift 🎁 πŸŽ„β›΅
10/11/2021

The perfect Christmas gift 🎁 πŸŽ„β›΅

Who doesn't Love a Christmas experience gift. How about a lovely gift box featuring a Curlew Coastal Charters gift voucher of Β£25, Β£50 or Β£75 gift wrapped with Christmas decor and a handcrafted nautical Christmas tree decoration.

Voucher art by @coastpics.co.uk

Hand crafts by @dianepink2

Dm us or email [email protected] for more info

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LAST DAY THIS SEASONWith the weather looking a bit 🌧 this Sunday, it's the perfect time to come & visit the museum in St...
30/10/2021

LAST DAY THIS SEASON
With the weather looking a bit 🌧 this Sunday, it's the perfect time to come & visit the museum in Stiffkey, lots to see for the whole family and even a little quizz for the kids, we are open from 11am- 4pm

LAST DAY THIS SEASON
With the weather looking a bit 🌧 this Sunday, it's the perfect time to come & visit the museum in Stiffkey, lots to see for the whole family and even a little quizz for the kids, we are open from 11am- 4pm

Last chances to visit our family-friendly centre, we close at the end of the month.Open tomorrow and next Sunday, 11-4pm...
23/10/2021

Last chances to visit our family-friendly centre, we close at the end of the month.
Open tomorrow and next Sunday, 11-4pm.
Learn about our local working boats & fishing heritage, see artefacts & stories, all set in the old Officers Mess in the former WW2 Military Camp at Stiffkey.
#heritage #museum #norfolk #rnli

17/10/2021
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It's the perfect day to come & visit the museum in Stiffkey, lots to see for the whole family and even a little quizz for the kids. Have a walk along the Coastal path and make a day of it.
We are open every Sunday, 11am- 4pm currently.

With the weather looking a bit 🌧 this Sunday, it's the perfect time to come & visit the museum in Stiffkey, lots to see ...
24/09/2021

With the weather looking a bit 🌧 this Sunday, it's the perfect time to come & visit the museum in Stiffkey, lots to see for the whole family and even a little quizz for the kids, we are open from 11am- 4pm.
Have a lovely stroll on the Saltmarshes also..
https://t.co/lZUOGz8Tma

Don't miss out, lovely weather this week so get booked up now on the beautiful Lucy Lavers β›΅This Week's trip times are u...
20/09/2021
Boat Charters | Curlewcoastalcharters.co.uk | Wells-next-the-Sea

Don't miss out, lovely weather this week so get booked up now on the beautiful Lucy Lavers β›΅

This Week's trip times are up Folks, Add a Continental breakfast, Brunch or Lunch on to any trip this week for just Β£10 adults, Β£5 12 and unders πŸ˜‹βš“πŸŒŠ

All trips Departing from Wells Next the Sea for more information and booking
Call 07512086794 or email [email protected] to

Enjoy our Boat trips and Discover Wells Next The Sea or the North Norfolk Coast from the Beautifully Restored Dunkirk Littleship Lucy Lavers. A trip afloat on some aboard an honourable piece History.

You can now support us everytime you use an AmazonSmile account 😊  Just click to donate to Rescue Wooden Boats and we wi...
08/09/2021

You can now support us everytime you use an AmazonSmile account 😊
Just click to donate to Rescue Wooden Boats and we will receive 0.5% on all purchases, more details can be found on our website πŸ‘‡
http://www.rescuewoodenboats.com/donate/become-a-friend

You can now support us everytime you use an AmazonSmile account 😊
Just click to donate to Rescue Wooden Boats and we will receive 0.5% on all purchases, more details can be found on our website πŸ‘‡
http://www.rescuewoodenboats.com/donate/become-a-friend

Lucy Lavers looking gorgeous in the β˜€οΈ You can book a trip out of Wells with Curlew Coastal Charters
08/09/2021

Lucy Lavers looking gorgeous in the β˜€οΈ
You can book a trip out of Wells with Curlew Coastal Charters

It is a truly glorious day today in Wells! We hope you’re enjoying the weather wherever you are 🌞

#wellsmaltings #artscentre #wellsnextthesea #wellsnexttheseabusiness #northnorfolkcoast #northnorfolk #norfolkcoast #norfolk

02/09/2021

Wells-next-the-Sea’s new Shannon class lifeboat will be named Duke of Edinburgh, in honour of his maritime service.

This is a great read from Lawrence Sear, thank you for sharing πŸ˜€ The Dunkirk veteran ship helping to save North Norfolk’...
30/08/2021
The Dunkirk veteran ship helping to save North Norfolk’s maritime heritage

This is a great read from Lawrence Sear, thank you for sharing πŸ˜€

The Dunkirk veteran ship helping to save North Norfolk’s maritime heritage

Former lifeboat and Dunkirk veteran ship, the Lucy Lavers, is making day trips, cruises, tours and private charters out of Wells-next-the-Sea harbour where she served as one of the town’s relief lifeboats. The boat is working for its living and for charity. The 40ft Lucy Lavers was launched in 194...

13/08/2021
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This Sunday August 15th, we are open 11am -1.30pm, do come along!
We would love to see some friendly faces and show you around the Museum
Read more about it here πŸ‘‡

Geoff Bottom from The Witham Group on Lucy Lavers in Aldeburgh in 2015, on our way back to Dunkirk. The Witham Group don...
29/07/2021

Geoff Bottom from The Witham Group on Lucy Lavers in Aldeburgh in 2015, on our way back to Dunkirk.
The Witham Group donate all the paint to keep Lucy Lavers looking so shiny and fantastic, we couldn't do what we do without all our supporters πŸ™

We are open every Sunday, 11-4pm.It's looking sunny this Sunday, so why not take a walk on the coast path or Stiffkey ma...
16/07/2021

We are open every Sunday, 11-4pm.
It's looking sunny this Sunday, so why not take a walk on the coast path or Stiffkey marshes and then come and visit us.
Read more about what you can see and do by clicking the link
πŸ‘‰ https://t.co/H0MVLNLRhI

30/06/2021

The historic things our watchkeepers see...

In this case at NCI Wells, it's the Lucey Lavers lifeboat - a Dunkirk little ship veteran, who helped in the evacuation along with 17 other RNLI lifeboats. You can book a trip on this lovely old lady from Wells Harbour.

#EyesAlongTheCoast

Book your spot now on the beautiful Lucy Lavers 😍
30/06/2021

Book your spot now on the beautiful Lucy Lavers 😍

This Months Specials are now up!

All Trips depart from Tugboat Yard Wells Next The Sea and are for 1.5 hours.

Β£35 Adults
Β£25 12s and under
Under 2s come free

9th July fish and chips evening cruise departing 1800 and 1945
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14th July Continental Breakfast Cruise departing 0800 and 1000
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16th July Beautiful Brunch Buffet cruise. Departing 1000 and 1140
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20th July Afternoon Tea Cruise departing 1515
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24th July Fish and Chips evening Cruise
Departing 1800 and 1945
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25th July continental Breakfast Cruise
Departing 0800
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25th July Randys Seafood Supper Departing 1900.

Many of these trips have been. Booked prior to being advertised so get your bookings in fast.

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23/06/2021

Today's departures for harbour cruises. 23rd June

1610 1 hour cruise
1730 1.5 hour cruise

Call 07512086794
Email [email protected]

Or come and see us at tugboat yard from 2pm today

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Come and visit us this Sunday, lots to see and learn and you can have a lovely walk along the coast and Stiffkey marshes...
11/06/2021

Come and visit us this Sunday, lots to see and learn and you can have a lovely walk along the coast and Stiffkey marshes also πŸŒŠβ›΅

Book up now, you won't be disappointed with a trip on the lovely Lucy Lavers β›΅πŸŒž
10/06/2021

Book up now, you won't be disappointed with a trip on the lovely Lucy Lavers β›΅πŸŒž

We could not have got Lucy Lavers ready for the season without the support from The Witham Group, they donate all the pa...
07/06/2021

We could not have got Lucy Lavers ready for the season without the support from The Witham Group, they donate all the paint and we love how shiny and new she looks 😍
You can book trips now with Curlew Coastal Charters

Lucy Lavers is ready to get back in the water! you can book trips with Curlew Coastal Charters, head to https://www.curl...
31/05/2021

Lucy Lavers is ready to get back in the water! you can book trips with Curlew Coastal Charters, head to https://www.curlewcoastalcharters.co.uk/ for more information

πŸ“· Matt Bull and David Hewitt

Thanks for the write up EDP 24Read all about Lucy Lavers & her new skipper Liam Pink. You can book trips now from Wells ...
25/05/2021
New chapter beckons for Dunkirk Little Ship

Thanks for the write up EDP 24
Read all about Lucy Lavers & her new skipper Liam Pink.
You can book trips now from Wells next the Sea going down the coast to Burnham Overy Staithe, Blakeney & Brancaster.

She was one of the Dunkirk Little Ships and took part in dozens of sea rescues, and now the Lucy Lavers is about to be brought back into action.

β›΅β›΅β›΅OPEN EVERY SUNDAYβ›΅β›΅β›΅Come & visit our family-friendly Centre on Sunday 11am-4pm, learn about our local working boats &...
22/05/2021

β›΅β›΅β›΅OPEN EVERY SUNDAYβ›΅β›΅β›΅
Come & visit our family-friendly Centre on Sunday 11am-4pm, learn about our local working boats & fishing heritage. Films, photographs, artefacts & stories all set in the old Officers Mess building in the former WW2 Military Camp at Stiffkey. There is a small shop & a quiz for children.

Liam Pink & Alan Marett working on the lovely Lucy Lavers, it's not long now till she will be ready to head back to Well...
21/05/2021

Liam Pink & Alan Marett working on the lovely Lucy Lavers, it's not long now till she will be ready to head back to Wells next the Sea for tours, you can book a trip now with Curlew Coastal Charters, email [email protected] or call 07512086794
πŸ“· Will Darby

It's not long now till the season starts again & our Maritime Heritage Museum will be open. We really need some more vol...
15/05/2021

It's not long now till the season starts again & our Maritime Heritage Museum will be open.
We really need some more volunteers to chat to visitors & show them around.
If you are interested in volunteering at the centre or know someone who would be, please contact us and share πŸ™

10/05/2021

COMPETITION TIME 🌊🌊🌊

As from the 1st of June, the beautifuly restored Dunkirk Little Ship, Lucy Lavers will have her maintenance completed for the year and be ready for a new season!!

LIKE OUR PAGE, SHARE AND COMMENT ON THIS POST FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A 4 HOUR HARBOUR AND COASTAL CRUISE FOR 2 DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF JUNE INCULDING OUR LUXURY SEAFOOD LUNCH SUPPLIED BY Randysseafood

We are very excited about this and can't wait to see people back out enjoying trips on Lucy Lavers πŸ˜€
04/05/2021

We are very excited about this and can't wait to see people back out enjoying trips on Lucy Lavers πŸ˜€

Welcome to our page for Curlew Coastal Charters. We are excited to be running coastal trips around the beautiful North Norfolk coast from Wells-next-the-Sea.

The trips will be lead by two experienced local skippers, and we will be offering a wide range of trips on the Rescue Wooden Boats Dunkirk Little Ship, Lucy Lavers.

Keep an eye on this page and Rescue Wooden Boats for updates on the Vessel, boat trips, Charters and opportunities to get involved!

We are planning to open our Maritime Heritage Centre on 23 May 11-4pm, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays only until the end...
03/05/2021

We are planning to open our Maritime Heritage Centre on 23 May 11-4pm, Sundays & Bank Holiday Mondays only until the end of October.
We'd love to open on Saturdays too, but need more volunteers! Might this suit you or someone you know? Do get in touch, or share, thank you 😊
http://www.rescuewoodenboats.com/main/contact-us

We are located next to High Sands Creek Campsite
Greenway
Stiffkey
Norfolk
NR23 1QF

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Maritime Heritage Centre, Greenway
Wells Next The Sea
NR23 1

Opening Hours

11am - 4pm

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Not much sailing after a year of restoration for Deianeira the 1964 Skentelbery but maybe some sailing by Christmas this year πŸ™‚
Did anyone else hear Rescue Wooden Boats get a namecheck on Sunday’s Antiques Roadshow from Cromer?
Varnishing between downpours. the old lady Skentleberry coming to life slowly..
Early stages
Arrival, looking rather tired
The slog of sanding. Work in progress on Deineira, a 1964 Skentleberry.