Commodore Barry Bryant CVO RN, Director General of Seafarers UK, is gearing up for a farewell fundraiser ahead of his retirement in July. Read more below and join us in wishing him good luck as he prepares to abseil Portsmouth's Spinnaker Tower.
Seafarers UK is delighted to be one of the benefitting charities at this year's London International Shipping Week, 8-13 September, and to co-host a conference exploring seafarers' wellbeing. Click here to learn more about the event and how to register.
We are also excited to announce that Seafarers UK's grant-giving programme has provided a three-year funding boost for a marine engineering project in schools, delivered in partnership with Sea Cadets. Read more on our website.
Finally, we wish good luck to all the teams participating in this year's 24 Peaks Challenge. We look forward to seeing you next month in the Lake District, when the finale of the event will coincide with the start of Seafarers Awareness Week, 8-14 July. Learn more about this year's campaign that is focused on fishermen and their coastal communities.
Laura Gineitaite, Editor