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Raising The Armada

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Celebration of the Nations Maritime History at the House of Lords

The Maritime Foundation is featured in a new BBC Television programme which is hosted by James Landale and looks at a project to recreate ten giant tapestries depicting the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588 that were destroyed when the Parliament buildings burnt down in 1834.

Watch on BBC iPlayer

http://www.bbc.co.uk/i/s06f2/

More information available on the BBC Parliament website

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00s06f2

About the Maritime Foundation

The Maritime Foundation is a not for profit organisation promoting Britain’s interests across the entire maritime sector.

Its purpose is to inform and raise public and parliamentary awareness of the importance of Britain’s maritime industries, commerce and defence through education, training and research, as well as through the Foundation’s annual Maritime Media Awards.