International Guild of Knot Tyers

Come and see us at the Symposium and AGM in North Devon in May 2017

South Molton town hall web2N D coast

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The meeting will take place at two venues, The Coaching Inn and, less than 100 metres away, the historic Georgian Guildhall, both in the small market town of South Molton. The town is surrounded by farming countryside, on the edge of Exmoor National Park.

 

IGKT Spring Symposium, May 4th-7th 2017 South Molton, Devon UK

                    TIMETABLE

Day Time (BST) Event Venue  
Thurs 4th 11.00 Meet for travel to river crossing, Maritime Museum & SS Freshspring The Coaching Inn South Molton

Must be booked in advance – (£5.00)

see booking form

  21.00 onwards Return from tour – back to
South Molton
The Coaching Inn  
Fri 5th 10.00 Talk – Tobacco Storage in the Royal Navy – Ken Yalden (UK) The Coaching Inn  
  10.45 Talk – Fire Services - Colin Grundy The Coaching Inn Colin has kindly offered to speak.  Jim Caswell cannot attend for family reasons.
  11.30 Talk – Worn Out & Thrown Away: Rope-yarn mats from Appledore and around the World - Des Pawson (UK) The Coaching Inn  
  14.00 Talk – Forensic knotting & other things – Mike Lucas (UK) The Coaching Inn  
  15.00 – 18.00 Exhibitors setting-up The Guildhall     South Molton  
  18.00 onwards Informal gathering for all The Coaching Inn  
Sat 6th 09.00 - 10.00 Exhibitors setting up The Guildhall  
  10.00 – 16.30 Exhibition OPEN The Guildhall  
  13.00-14.30 LUNCH The Guildhall Must be booked in advance (£4.00)
  14.30 Talk – Worn Out & Thrown Away: Rope-yarn mats from Appledore and around the World - Des Pawson (UK) The Guildhall  
  15.45 Talk – Tobacco Storage in the Royal Navy – Ken Yalden (UK) The Guildhall  
  16.30 Raffle The Guildhall  
  17.00 Exhibition Closes The Guildhall  
  19.00 for 19.30 Knot Tyers’ Supper The Coaching Inn Must be booked in advance (£17.00)
Sun 7th 10.00 Annual General Meeting IGKT The Guildhall  
  12.00 -13.30 LUNCH The Guildhall Must be booked in advance – (free)
 

11.30 –

14.00

Take down exhibition The Guildhall  
  14.00 Close of meeting – Safe Home The Guildhall