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Dave Atkinson28/05/2010 09:26:08
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Hi all
As a member of Executive Committee of the Association of Woodturners of Great Britain we have received the following from the Nick Edwards of  the Worshipful Company.  The closing date for the competition has been extended until June11th so get turning!  For those of you who are members of the AWGB there is a section for us and it's well worth entering.
I have no other details other than those below (which give a link to the website).  If you want to know more about the AWGB please send me a PM

Cheers Dave
text from WCT:

Just a final reminder that the date of the Turners' Company's prestigious turning competitions - June 16th - is fast approaching and we are looking for your support. There are several super prizes of £1250 to be won with numerous smaller cash prizes and vouchers from the supporting trade. There are several levels to the Competitions to suit both the most experienced turners and those who are relative beginners. Special competitions are run for members of the Association of Woodturners of Great Britain, the Society of Ornamental Turners and the Association of Pole-Lathe Turners. The location is in the historic Apothecaries' Hall near Blackfriars Station in Central London. Full details and entry forms are available on the website

To make it easier we have now extended the closing date for entries to June 11th and the entry forms may be posted or emailed to

There are now designated drop-off points to take the work to Central London and bring it back if you so wish. These drop-off points are:- 

Nick Edwards -North Bedfodshire  01234 709592

Rob Lucas - Beaconsfield  01494 6715988

Ray Key - Evesham  01386 830142

Richard Hoodless - Kingston-on-Thames  0208 3301338

Mike Windsor - North London  0208 8883688

Katie Abbott - Dunmow  01371 872705

Please note also that the office address of the Clerk of the Worshipful Company of Turners is now :- Skinners Hall, 8 Dowgate Hill, London EC4R 2SP

telephone 0207236 3605. All mail will be re-directed to this address

If you need further help please contact either the Clerk or the undersigned>

Best regards
Nick Edwards

Tel 01234 709592


Edited By Dave Atkinson on 28/05/2010 09:28:49

Edited By Dave Atkinson on 28/05/2010 09:29:14

Ralph Harvey05/06/2010 19:25:30
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I had beeen hoping to enter this one Dave,
Sadly an extended break from the shed has scuppered my chances of getting anything done in time, but good luck to anyone who dose enter let us see the entries please.
Dave Atkinson06/06/2010 16:58:15
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Hi Ralph
Hope you;re back in the shed again.  I have also run out of time.  If there are any pictures of the event I'll post a link here.
Cheers Dave 

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