06 August 2017, 11.00am - 4.00pm
Leigh Town Council will be collaborating with Leigh Society to introduce this new event on Strand Wharf. The day will celebrate Leigh's maritime heritage with exhibitions and displays from local clubs, associations, traders and businesses of the town.
The Thames Sailing Barge, Pudge will be displayed on Victoria Wharf. Pudge is an historic vessel and also one of the Dunkirk
Little Ships. She is preserved by the Thames Sailing Barge Trust in her original sailing condition
and with her link with Dunkirk is a companion vessel to the Cockle Bawley Endeavor.
The Lower Thames Rowing Club will also hold
their annual pier race this day.
~ Free Entry ~