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We salute you, Captain Glass

After a decade at the helm as Chairman of Trustees of Surrey-based maritime charity, The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society, Captain Duncan Glass has announced his retirement. Captain Glass started his journey with The Royal Alfred 16 years ago when he became a Trustee for the charity, before being appointed as Vice Chair in 2007 and […]

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Maritime Care Home Welcomes Public To Open Day

The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society opened its doors on 10 July in celebration of Seafarers Awareness Week (8 – 14 July) 2019.

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Royal Alfred Veterans to Commemorate D-Day Through Musical Memories

Veterans from The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society will take part in a unique D-Day event in Portsmouth on 7 June to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Normandy landings. Lieutenant Commander Geoffrey Haskins, Legion of Honour and Robert Ball, Legion of Honour, both reside as tenants at The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society’s Weston Acres estate […]

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