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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

The Shipwrecked Fishermen And Mariners' Royal Benevolent Society

  • Income

    £1.6M

  • Spending

    £2.0M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 212034

Contact details

Public address

  • 1 North Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1TL

Aims & activities

The Shipwrecked Mariners' Society provides financial support to retired seafarers (Merchant Navy and Fishing Fleet) and their dependants and those unable to continue working at sea through accident, disability, illness or for compassionate reasons. The Charity operates through a nationwide network of volunteers. The Society makes annual awards for acts of skill and gallantry at sea.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty

Who the charity helps

  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information

Income and Endowments:

£1.6M

* £64.1K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£2.0M

Assets and liabilities

  • £13.7K Own use assets
  • £26.5M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £401.7K Other assets
  • £71.2K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

132%
87%
0%

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE THE WELFARE OF SEAMEN GENERALLY, THEIR WIVES, WIDOWS AND CHILDREN AND OTHERS DEPENDANT ON THEM.

Governing document

ACT OF PARLIAMENT 13 VICTORIA, SESSION 1850. SCHEMES OF CHARITY COMMISSIONERS DATED 17TH NOVEMBER 1958 AND 17TH NOVEMBER 1964 SCHEME OF 24 APRIL 1974.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

The Shipwrecked Mariners' Society

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 17 Trustees
  • 7 Employees
  • 179 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Captain John Wilson Hughes Mnm, Fni International Foundation For Aids To Navigation Up-to-date
The Honourable Company Of Master Mariners And Howard Leopold Davis Charity Up-to-date
Eamonn Delaney Ksg None on record
George Edward Greenwood None on record
Commodore Laurie Hopkins Rn The Medusa Trust Up-to-date
Captain Nigel Palmer Obe Mnm (Chair) The Corporation Of Trinity House Of Deptford Strond Up-to-date
Anthony Fawcett Fca St Richard Of Chichester Christian Care Association Ltd Up-to-date
Captain Roger Barker Mnm Fni The Corporation Of Trinity House Of Deptford Strond Up-to-date
Richard H Coleman Fca The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of Itchen Valley, Winchester Up-to-date
Youth Options Up-to-date
Tim West None on record
Captain John Vercoe Litton And Thorner's Community Hall Up-to-date
Michael Seymour None on record
Captain Graham Pepper Fni None on record
Rob Jardine-Brown None on record
Mrs Liz Price None on record
Cdre Mike Mansergh Cbe None on record
Robert John Greenwood None on record
Cdr Andrea Crook Rn None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Ireland
  • Malta
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales