Nominate your heroes for Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society gallantry awards.

National maritime charity, the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, is calling on communities to nominate those who have demonstrated outstanding bravery and expertise in aiding those in peril at sea, for its annual Skill and Gallantry Awards.

Monday, 22nd March 2021, 9:20 am
The chief executive of the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, Captain Justin Osmond.

The charity is calling for nominations relating to rescues that took place between April 1, 2019 and March 31, 2021. The closing date for submissions is Friday, May 7.

Chief executive of the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, Captain Justin Osmond, said: “Whilst the majority of us have been staying indoors under strict lockdown rules, let us not forget about the extremely hard-working maritime community that have been out at sea in dangerous conditions.”

Email [email protected] or call 01243 789329 to submit a nomination.