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  • Seafarers UK highlights support available for fishers

    20 Jan 2021

    The charity, Seafarers UK, has helped seafarers and fishers since its origins as the King George’s Fund for Sailors. As the third COVID-19 lockdown endures, the charity continues to support UK fishers and their families through a range of delivery partners who provide specialist help.

  • Seafarers UK has launched The UK Maritime Anchor Fund

    2 Dec 2020

    Seafarers UK has launched the UK Maritime Anchor Fund to support working age UK National merchant seafarers, impacted by COVID-19.

  • Seafarers UK continues to stand with the maritime welfare sector

    25 Nov 2020

    Seafarers UK, along with London Funders, and a wider group of funders, recognises that the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak continues to have a significant impact on civil society groups and we want to offer renewed assurance that we stand with the sector at this time.

  • Seafarers UK Supports Safety Folder for Fishers

    19 Nov 2020

    Seafarers UK is supporting the Safety Folder, a unique safety aid for professional fishers, as it embarks on a campaign to increase its use by fishing boat owners, skippers and crew across the UK.

  • Seafarers UK named as charity partner for the 2020 Maritime UK awards

    10 Nov 2020

    Seafarers UK has been named as the charity partner for the second iteration of the Maritime UK Awards, due to be broadcast live from Plymouth, Britain’s Ocean City, on Thursday 12 November from 17:00.

  • Seafarers UK backs The Mission to Seafarers Flying Angel Campaign

    1 Nov 2020

    Seafarers UK has long supported the important work of The Mission to Seafarers aiding seafarers and their families around the world. The Mission launched its flagship Flying Angel Campaign as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and Seafarers UK did not hesitate to award a grant to this cause as it brings much-needed aid to the heroes of the sea.