Awards Dinner 2018

Maritime Media Awards 2018

The Maritime Media Awards 2018 took place at Drapers’ Hall, London on Wednesday, 31 October 2018.

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Drinks Reception

The Maritime Media Awards 2018 started with a pre-dinner drinks reception as more than 200 members of the international maritime community and media arrived at Drapers’ Hall for networking opportunities before the evening's presentations.

Polar Pioneer – RRS Sir David Attenborough

Guests enjoyed the première of our keynote film, Polar Pioneer – RRS Sir David Attenborough, produced by Maritime Films UK

Award Ceremony

The 23rd annual Maritime Media Awards guest speaker was Lewis Pugh, UN Patron of the Oceans, who gave a thought-provoking assessment of the devastation caused by plastics, illegal fishing and pollution. Top names in the maritime industry were honoured by the First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Sir Philip Jones KCB ADC, for their contribution to maritime affairs across media, film and literature.

Nominations are now open for 2019

The Awards Committee very much welcomes the part played by the public in bringing attention to deserving work across the range of media the Awards represent