Supporting the provision of quality welfare for seafarers and their dependants
The Bristol Port Welfare Committee comprises of 14 members who between them represent a wide range of maritime agencies and societies involved with seafarers' welfare.
The Committee provides a forum where all those involved in seafarers’ welfare can meet regularly, share information, provide mutual support and generally network. They also provide an opportunity to brief members on wider issues that may affect seafarers and their families visiting or resident around their ports.
The Bristol Port Welfare Committee meets three times per year. Meetings are held at Bristol International Seafarers Centre in Portbury; Bristol Port Company and Sharpness Docks.
Tuesday, 3rd March - General Meeting, Port of Bristol Seafarers' Centre
Tuesday, 23rd June - General Meeting, Gloucester Harbour Trustees
Tuesday, 20th October - Annual General Meeting, Bristol Port Company
Mr Garry Strickland (Sharpness Dock Ltd)
Mr Dan Willmott (Bristol Port Health Authority)
to download the Bristol Port Information Leaflet
to download the Sharpness Port Information Leaflet
For further information, please contact the Port Welfare Committee Manager, Katherine Lockwood on
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Our mission is to help improve the effectiveness of all those charities caring for merchant seafarers, fishermen and their dependants.
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023 8033 7799
Reg Charity No: 212799 (Scotland SCO39669) - A Company Limited by Guarantee No 453053