Author Archives: Faversham Creek Trust

Faversham and the Creek around 1520

Download a copy of  Ben White’s fascinating poster of Faversham and the Creek in around 1520,

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The Third Annual Barn Dance Friday 12th Sept.

Have you got your tickets for this years Barn Dance

Friday 12th September at the QE School.

Dancing will start at 7.30 to the Faversham Steam Navigation Band.

Tickets are £8 [Unwaged £6 and Under Fives Free] Bring your own food and drink.

Tickets are available from Sixer on 01795 530121.

Do not forget the usual super raffle – tickets are £1 each and the draw will be held on the night of the Barn Dance. The prizes are;

1st Prize

  An overnight stay for two people, in the Botany Bay Hotel, Broadstairs, with an evening meal and a bottle of house wine; breakfast in the morning. Courtecy of Shepherd and Neame Brewery.

2nd Prize

A George Hawkins limited edition print of the sailind barge Greta leaving Faversham creek under sail.

3rd. Prize.

A Peter Smith photograph of sailing barges.

4th Prize.

A Nathalie Banaigs one day photography course.

Other prizes include

Debbie Lawther bespoke ice cream.
Faversham Royal Cinema tickets.
Champagne  and wine.
M&J Builders merchants £25 voucher.
Spirit drinks courtecy of Colin Frake (blockmaker)
Sainsburys Supermarket voucher.
Tesco supermarker Hamper.

Tickets are available from Sixer on 01795 530121.

The Newsletter August 2014


Visiting Yachts at Town Quay

Several large yachts have found their way up to Faversham Town Quay recently. Given that Faversham is one of the best kept secrets in the boating world, imagine what it could be like if the Port of Faversham was promoted as a destination by water.


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The Wildlife on the Creek by Bob Gomes Tomorrow 22nd July

Do Not Miss the Last Talk of the Summer

On Tuesday 22nd July, Tomorrow,

Bob Gomes will give the talk on the

Wildlife of the Creek

In the Fleur de Lys Hall, Gatefield Lane.

Usual format, Talk at 2.30 and Tea and cakes after, donations kindly accepted towards the costs of the hall etc.


Nautical Festival brings out the sun and the smiles

A few snaps of another glorious weekend, even with a little cooling rain.  Was it the sailors or the landlubbers who ran for cover…

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To make an entry into this event, use this link;

Picture The Creek A5 2pp Faversham Leaflet_Picture The Creek A5

Use this link to enter;