The types of natural-fibre rope supplied

Contact Details

You are welcome to ring me for advice or just to discuss your project on:

07813 832693

Or email me,

Or write to me at: The Traditional Rope Company
26, The Street
Norfolk NR20 5BU

If you would like to visit to look at the ropes and discuss your project you do need to ring first please, to arrange a day and time.

Depending on the type of show, I’ll either have displays of my ropes and numerous ways of using them to give you inspiration, or craft items such as mats, toys and ornaments made from natural fibre rope. If you are coming to look at particular types of rope for your projects please email in advance and I'll makes sure I have the right samples with me.

The Wayland Show
Sunday 6th August Gates open 10am
Our first time at this Norfolk agricultural show in Watton. We're going with some of our Hindolveston Crafts in Action colleagues, demonstrating and selling ropework, crochet baskets, willow work, knitted and woven wool and silk screen printing.
Admission is £15 for adults, £5 for children aged 5 to 15.

Hindolveston Crafts in Action
Sunday 13th August 10am to 4pm
Our own village's craft demonstration day in the village hall. Come along to see crafts being made by our talented neighbours and enjoy tea and cake.

Burnham Market Craft Fair
Saturday 19th August 10am to 5pm
It's the 42nd year of this great event with over 100 top quality arts and crafts stalls. As with all the events that we attend, all the crafts are made by the stall holders. Competition is fierce for a place here, so we are delighted to have been invited again. There's always a great atmosphere in this pretty village and lots of visitors.

Creake Abbey Summer Gift Fair
Saturday 26th August 10am to 4pm
Our second visit of the year to Creake Abbey with it's atmospheric ruins, excellent cafe and an impressive range of crafts in the barns and outside.

The Aylsham Show
Our third visit to this vibrant country show. We'll be in the Craft Area.
Monday 28th August. Entry to the Show is £15.

Holkham Plant Fair
Saturday 30th September to Sunday 1st October 10am-5pm
We will be joining a wide variety of plant nurseries, local artisans and gardening suppliers for Holkham’s popular annual two-day plant fair in the estate’s 18th century, six acre walled garden. Entry is £2.50.

Erpingham Festival of Crafts
Saturday 28th October
The second year of this lovely event with lots of unusual hand made crafts to buy.
10am to 5pm

Hindolveston Christmas Craft Market
Saturday 2nd December from 6.30pm to 9 pm
Sunday 3rd December 10am to 4pm
A chance to buy beautiful hand crafted items which are made here in Hindolveston, or close by. On Saturday evening there will be mulled wine, mince pies & music. Delicious cakes and other refreshments will be for sale all day on Sunday. As well as our rope crafts there will be modern textiles, wood turning, pewterware, stained glass, screen printing, willow baskets & crochet baskets plus woven and knitted items made using wool from sheep which also live in the village.

Events are free unless otherwise stated.






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Finishing the rope ends
Attaching rope to posts & walls
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