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Updated COVID statement

When I last updated you on circumstances here at Belvedere House around a month ago, although the pandemic was still very much with us all at least the nation was beginning to “unlock”. Since then you will have seen, as I have, the gradual and cautious relaxing of some measures, although the key ones remain, […]

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Keeping Belvedere House safe: our promises

Knowing the emotional burden on our residents and their families in not being able to properly meet within the Home, the team at The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society has been working hard behind the scenes to make sure that when we reopen our doors to visitors, we make Belvedere House as safe as possible for […]

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Seafarers Awareness Week 2020

This year we marked the UK’s tenth annual Seafarers Awareness Week (6-12 July) with tales from the high seas from our seafaring residents and tenants. Seafarers Awareness Week 2020 highlighted the immense challenges faced by merchant seafarers and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic and we wanted to pay tribute to the unsung heroes of […]

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