2017 AGM and Annual Competition Awards

The RRWTC AGM was held on Monday 16 October @ Billsborough Village Hall. A good turn out of 50+ members attended from a total membership of more than 100. Thank you all for making time to support your club and share in its success over the past year.

The annual award of competition trophies also took place and the winners of the 5 groups are……….


First place, Steve Fishwick

Second place, Robert Cookson

Third Place, Alex Lambie



First place, David Threlfall

Second place, Peter Hamer

Third Place, Dave Francis



First place, John Pickup

Second place, John Owen

Third Place, Derek Newton



First place, Gary Thomson

Second place, Brian Charleston

Third Place, Martin West


Clubmans Cup

First place, John Pickup

Second place, Dave Threlfall

Third Place, Peter Hamer

SONY DSCCongratulations to all winners (I must try harder next year!).

We look forward to seeing next years entries which, judging by this years entries are getting better and better year on year. Thank you all for participating


RRWTC held a public open day on Saturday 14 October 2017 from 10:00 until 16:00. There were 8 Lathe stations, 2 Scroll Saw stands and 4 Pyography tables. In addition a number of club members were exhibiting items available to purchase.  The event attracted a steady stream of visitors, snacks and drinks were also available for a small fee (the fruit cake was lovely!). As well as displays of the art of turning, scrolling and burning quite an extensive range of tools and materials were available to purchase from the David Biven Machine Tools stall. Here are a few photos of the event, a more extensive range of photographs of this event are available by following the “Gallery” tab……

RRWTC are currently displaying products at local Libraries across South Ribble. Items on display at Longton………..