The Maritime Foundation promotes awareness of the UK’s dependence upon the sea and seafarers

Maritime 2018

How do we value the oceans?

The aim of Maritime 2018 is to challenge assumptions about our relationship with the sea.

Maritime Media Awards 2018

Launched in 1995, the Maritime Media Awards honour journalists, authors and others whose work in the media has served to create greater public understanding of maritime issues, and of Britain’s manifold dependence on the sea.

Maritime Films UK

Maritime Films UK provides a specialised film making service to the marine and maritime sector and is an operating arm of the Maritime Foundation

Polar Pioneer

Watch our latest film, Polar Pioneer, capturing the birth of Britain’s most advanced scientific research ship, RRS Sir David Attenborough.