GALLERY and VIDEO: Ely Guild of Woodturners host a hands-on day and very popular it turned out to be....

Hands on Day for Ely Guild of Woodturners, at Little Thetford Village Hall, (l-r) turner Peter Symon

Hands on Day for Ely Guild of Woodturners, at Little Thetford Village Hall, (l-r) turner Peter Symonds and visitor Derek Larking from Wisbech - Credit: Archant

DOZENS of people stopped off at Little Thetford Village Hall on Saturday to watch the Ely Guild of Woodturners in action.

Hands on Day for Ely Guild of Woodturners, at Little Thetford Village Hall, (l-r) visitor Cliff Ern

Hands on Day for Ely Guild of Woodturners, at Little Thetford Village Hall, (l-r) visitor Cliff Ernest from Littleport with turner Hugh Castle - Credit: Archant

The guild, which has been running for 25 years, hosted a hands-on and social day at the hall throughout Saturday, with plenty of people visiting to find out more about the club and the art of woodturning.

Visitors were able to watch experienced wood turners demonstrating their techniques, as well as trying out the craft under the expert guidance of senior members.

Further details about the guild be obtained from the chairman, John Last, on 01353 740689.


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