News

  • 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.

  • ‘The Safety Net’ launched to fight for fishers’ financial resilience

    13 Oct 2020

    An influential and authoritative event hosted online by Seafarers UK takes forward recommendations from the recent landmark report, “Fishing Without a Safety Net: The Financial Resilience of Small-Scale Coastal Fishers, their Families and Communities” – and aims to transform the finances of small-scale fishers.