Press room Press room Press room

Press room


​Camberley U3A group support seafaring charity ​

30 January 2019

Camberley U3A’s Knit and Natter group donated £172.75 to maritime charity Sailors’ Society on Monday (28 January) after hearing a talk about the organisation’s work with seafarers around the world.

Read more

​“I can hardly sleep at night imagining I will soon meet my baby.”

28 January 2019

It’s one of the biggest moments of a man’s life: holding his first-born in his arms for the first time. But four months since his son Ezrah was born, Leo Laurente still hasn’t had the chance to cuddle him, and has only been able to coo at him on video calls.

Read more

Les’ supermarket sweep

24 January 2019

A Hampshire-based maritime charity has benefited from the generosity of Fareham’s Poundland, after the store donated more than 60 boxes of excess stock to its cause on Tuesday (22 January).

Read more

​St James’ pupils put the fun in fundraising for Southampton-based charity

24 January 2019

Pupils at St James CE Primary in West End dressed up in maritime costumes on Friday (18 January) to raise funds for Southampton-based maritime charity Sailors’ Society.

Read more

​Seafarers’ friend gets new ports

22 January 2019

Seafarers visiting Ghent and Terneuzen will receive a warm welcome and offer of support from a new chaplain to the ports. Alex Eberson has extensive chaplaincy experience, having been Sailors’ Society’s port chaplain in Zeebrugge since 2011.

Read more

Miracle seafarer survives six days in the sea after ship sinks

18 December 2018

A seafarer has survived six days in the open sea after the ship he was on sank in the Bali Strait.

Read more

For media enquiries please call 02380 515950.

For urgent, out-of-hours media enquiries call 07834 101912.