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Seafarers UK has announced plans to give grants totalling £2.5 million in 2013 to charities and other organisations providing a broad range of welfare and support services to UK and Commonwealth seafarers, ex-seafarers, their families or dependants, and maritime youth organisations. Two kinds of grants are offered. Small grants of up to £5,000 and main [...]
On Thursday 22 November Seafarers UK held a special Anniversary Dinner in the historical setting of Trinity House to celebrate 95 years as a charity in support of seafarers in need. The evening was attended by individual and corporate supporters, who initially gathered for drinks in the fabulous Court Room before then moving into the [...]
Following the Annual Remembrance Day Service at the Merchant Navy War Memorial in November, Trinity House hosted the launch of the Merchant Navy Fund, an initiative to raise funds for the Merchant Navy from the Merchant Navy. Captain David Parsons, Chief Executive of the Merchant Navy Welfare Board said: ‘The Fund is a much needed, [...]