A north charity has launched its programme for Shetland Boat Week.
They were dreaming of a new life on the other side of the Atlantic, but the men, women and children on board the Annie Jane have instead entered the history books as the victims of one of Britain’s worst maritime disasters.
A research report launched by national maritime welfare charity Seafarers UK highlights “significant” safety concerns and “creeping neglect” at UK fishing ports.
A new initiative inspired by the Men’s Shed movement has been established to support lonely sailors who find themselves socially isolated after retirement.
SNP leader Ian Blackford has queried whether the UK Government has done enough to protect the Far North from Russian incursion.
A north-east attraction is preparing to mark a major milestone in Scottish maritime history.
A much-loved coastal museum has become the second four-star visitor attraction in the Mearns.
The prospect of new challenges in one of the world’s most historic industries is drawing a new generation of experts to the maritime sector.
Proposals to create a new £320million harbour on the Aberdeen coast went on display yesterday at a public consultation.