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Sailors’ Society responds to image of seafarer’s suicide that has shocked the internet

20 February 2019

Sandra Welch, deputy CEO of Sailors’ Society, a charity which supports seafarers, said, “This tragic image is a wake up call to the maritime industry."

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Charity's real life Milk Tray man delivers Valentine's Day surprise parcel to seafarers

14 February 2019

As lovers around the world exchange gifts for Valentine’s Day, maritime charity Sailors’ Society stepped into to thank the men and women who make sure all our romantic gifts get here in time.

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Locks Heath store supports Southampton-based charity

8 February 2019

The Waitrose store in Locks Heath made a donation of £290 to a Southampton-based maritime charity today (8 February).

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​Cuteness overload, dad meets his four-month old baby for the first time

4 February 2019

Seafarer Leo Laurente cuddles his four-month old baby for the very first time, having returned home to the Philippines from a nine-month contract at sea.

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Crofton Park Baptist Church group supports seafaring charity

4 February 2019

Crofton Park Baptist Church’s Welcome Inn lunch club donated £60 as well as woolly hats and clothes to maritime charity Sailors’ Society on Wednesday (30 January) after hearing about the organisation’s work with seafarers around the world.

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​Maritime charity calls on people to send well wishes to sick seafarer

31 January 2019

​A maritime charity which is supporting a sick seafarer in Torbay Hospital is calling on people to send him their well wishes.

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