The latest news

hms pickle

Sailors and Spies

December 2, 2018

Join the crew of HMS Pickle along with the Hull Bullnose Heritage Group and special guests as they share tales of sailors and spies during the Cold War. In memory of Sydney Withers, Cold War Hero, fondly remembered by all at Historical Motor and Sail. This film was expertly produced by the team at Digital…

Read More
Bridlington Coble and Keel Festival 2018

Bridlington Sailing Coble Festival 2018

August 4, 2018

The third annual ‘Sailing Coble Festival’ will take place at Bridlington over the weekend of 4th-5th August this year. This event is fast becoming a premier attraction on the East Yorkshire coast with many people, fishermen, coblemen and enthusiasts alike, from North Yorkshire, Durham and Northumberland making the journey south to view what is a…

Read More
Scarborough Seafest 2018

Seafest 2018 – 20th Anniversary

July 20, 2018

Scarborough hosts its 20th Maritime Festival with a fun packed weekend for all of the family. Pickle takes centre stage in the harbour beneath the majestic Scarborough Castle. Ahoy there shipmates! And all aboard for the Scarborough Seafest Maritime Festival. Come and join us and celebrate the Yorkshire Coast’s amazing Maritime Heritage, in this our…

Read More
Cook250 Whitby Festival

Captain Cook Festival – Cook250 Whitby

July 6, 2018

Join us to celebrate the achievements of Captain James Cook on the 250th anniversary of the beginning of his voyages into the then uncharted Southern Oceans. HMS Pickle will be arriving into Whitby at approximately 10:30 on the morning of Friday 6th July 2018 along with the Spanish sailing vessel Atyla. Both ships will be…

Read More
HMS Pickle tall ship filming

HMS Pickle set to star in upcoming feature film

April 24, 2018

HMS Pickle is set to star centre stage in the filming of an upcoming period drama. Details are currently under tight wraps however a film company from London, inspired by HMS Pickle’s unique character, have approached Historic Motor and Sail and asked her to star in the production. Filming will take place during the coming…

Read More

HMS Pickle visits Dover Marina

February 10, 2018

Last November, whilst transiting to Portsmouth, HMS Pickle stopped in Dover Marina. These incredible photographs, taken by Pat Gale Photography, give an intimate look into this fine recreation of Nelson’s little friend. More of Pat’s work can be found at www.patgalephotography.com.

Read More