December 18, 2017

Sanctuary for seafarers

Ports need to balance commercial realties against funding seafarer welfare. Alex Hughes reports Too many ports worldwide are extremely shy about discussing the facilities that they […]
August 30, 2017

Ship detained in port near Bristol after ‘modern day slavery’ conditions found on board

A ship has been detained indefinitely after authorities found crew members living off sea water and out-of-date food. Described as having conditions close to ‘modern day […]
August 9, 2017

The Isle of Sheppey has new bridge link from the docks

The Isle of Sheppey has a new bridge. A £3 million link from the docks to the site of the former Sheerness Steel Mill was craned […]
July 12, 2017

Flag of Convenience Cargo Ship Detained by UK Authorities

Unions Describe Appalling Conditions Aboard Turkish Vessel UK – TURKEY – Maritime unions are up in arms over the pay and conditions allegedly being endured aboard […]