28th September 2018 - 14th December 2018
Time : 10.00 am to 4.00 pm
Venue : Scouts Hut, 31-35 Norfolk Street, North Shields, NE30 1BD
Cost : £13 per meeting

Welcome to Cullercoats Basketry Group Page

Cullercoats Basketry is a newly established group and the first urban basketry group in North East England.

Cost for a self-help group is £13 per session, this includes materials and the use of tools (secateurs, rapping irons, bodkins & craft knives) for new starters, but it is advisable to purchase your own after the first few sessions. Hot drinks and biscuits are provided but please bring your own packed lunch.

For more information please contact Claire Thompson at:


Monthly Friday self-help sessions at Tyneside District Scouts Hut, 31 - 35 Norfolk Street, North Shields NE30 1BD. Future meeting dates are: 28 September, 26th October, 30th November. and 14th December. Please contact Claire to confirm your attendance at meetings.

Workshop: Trays, Lanterns and Snowdrops with Anna Turnbull Sept 21st

Time: 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

Venue: Note the new venue at Tynemouth District Scouts Hut, 31 - 35 Norfolk Street, North Shields NE30 1BD. Link www.tynemouthscouts.org.uk/

Dates for 2018 meetings:

Friday 21 Sep workshop with Anna making trays, lanterns and snowdrops

Friday Sep 28 theme, variety of small/med baskets to fix handles to for Oct/Nov - Alan

Friday Oct 26 theme, handles - Anna

Friday Nov 30 theme. handles - Anna

Friday Dec 14 theme, tbc


We have selected a Friday for a self-help group however should there be a greater interest in a Saturday we will consider reviewing our plans, so get in touch and let us know your thoughts.



contact details
Contact Name : Claire Thompson
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Telephone : 07868 135427
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