The Maritime Foundation promotes Britain’s interests across the entire maritime sector. Its purpose is to inform and raise public and parliamentary awareness of the importance of Britain’s maritime industries, commerce and defence through education, training and research, as well as through the Foundation’s annual Maritime Media Awards.
“We owe a debt of gratitude to the Maritime Foundation for all that it does in raising the profile of the sea.”
Admiral Sir George Zambellas KCB DSC
First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff
Our current projects
Lost At Sea
The Memorial Book for those lost at sea with no known grave provides an enduring memorial to the many, representing a focus of remembrance for relatives, friends and the entire nation. The book is on public display at All Hallows by the Tower in London.
British maritime experts will gather to debate critical issues on fisheries, shipping and maritime security left hanging in the balance ahead of the EU referendum at The Naval Club, Hill Street, London on Monday 9th June 2016.
The Foundation has launched Maritime Films UK as an independent film production company offering a specialised film making service to the marine and maritime sector. All profits support the work of the Maritime Foundation.