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More than 1,500 people from 75 countries have signed Sailors’ Society’s petition to the International Labour Organization

3 May 2019

More than 1,500 people from 75 countries have signed maritime charity Sailors’ Society’s petition calling on wellness training to be made mandatory for seafarers in the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC).

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Helping cadets achieve careers at sea

16 April 2019

Rachel Vassallo, 23, from South Shields, is one of the 70 students who have received a Sailors’ Society scholarship since 2015 to help achieve a career at sea.

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​Sailors’ Society launches Not On My Watch petition to make wellness training mandatory for seafarers

16 April 2019

Maritime charity Sailors’ Society is petitioning the International Labour Organization (ILO) to make wellness training for seafarers mandatory in the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC).

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​Chaplain celebrates 10 years of service to seafarers

7 March 2019

​Sailors’ Society chaplain Jasper Del Rosario is celebrating a decade of service to seafarers in the Filipino port of Subic Bay.

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​Sailors’ Society holds 32nd anniversary service marking the Herald of Free Enterprise disaster

6 March 2019

Grieving families affected by the Herald of Free Enterprise disaster gathered to mark the 32nd anniversary memorial service in Dover on Wednesday (6 March).

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