World Maritime Day 2018

Posted: August 24, 2018 at 2:54 pm

World Maritime Day takes place on the 27th of September and this year’s theme is ‘IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future’. This theme looks at the past and present providing the opportunity to address the current and future challenges for maritime transport and to maintain a continued and strengthened contribution […]

Fly the Red Ensign for Merchant Navy Day 2018

Posted: August 21, 2018 at 4:25 pm

Monday, the 3rd of September 2018 is Merchant Navy Day, it is intended to raise awareness of the UK’s ongoing dependence on seafarers. This campaign invites Councils and Local Authorities to fly the Red Ensign ashore on top of civic buildings and on prominent flagpoles on Merchant Navy Day. Since 2000, Merchant Navy Day has […]