The Easter Boat Gathering and Sea Shanty Festival, Ellesmere Port

PUBLISHED: 01:28 27 April 2012 | UPDATED: 21:19 20 February 2013

On a watery adventure

On a watery adventure

Visitors flocked to two lively boating events over the Easter weekend at the National Waterways Museum at Ellesmere Port.

Visitors flocked to two lively boating events over the Easter weekend at the National Waterways Museum at Ellesmere Port. The Easter Boat Gathering and Sea Shanty Festival gave a taste of life on the ocean wave to sightseers.

The events are the first of several visitor attractions planned at the waterside Museum this year. On May 12-13th a living history weekend on the theme of Warriors and Washerwomen will be held. A Jubilee Street Party is being organised for June 2nd.

Photography by Kirsty Thompson




The print version of this article appeared in the May 2012 issue of Cheshire Life


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