As part of the above celebrations the shanty groups 'Swinging the Lead; along with the LV21 team are hosting a mini shanty event of Saturday, August 16th 2014.
Apart from STL a number of other groups are coming along and will be performing from 1.00pm until 5.00pm on the LV21 lightship, quayside and on the PS Medway Queen.
Groups performing are:
'Swinging the lead' 'sally ironmonger' 'fiddle fit'
Plus a special appearance by Dave Buckley ex 'Kimbers Men'!
You are all cordially invited to this event, which is free to enjoy some nautical singing in the fresh air!
Parking is available at the events location which is:
Pier Approach Rd
Kent ME7 1RX
Local bus is the 176, local train station is Gillingham.