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A message from the CEO, Commander Brian Boxall-Hunt, Royal Navy It is now two weeks since my last note to you and I considered that an update is appropriate to keep you well informed. The COVID-19 virus has since spread widely throughout the Nation and the Government has brought in some very significant, but justified, […]

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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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