The Plymouth Merchant Navy Monument PRESS RELEASE

On the 24th of April at 1100 the Lord Mayor of Plymouth, Councillor Sam Davey, will cut the first turf in preparation for the construction phase that will begin shortly … Continue Reading →


The TS ‘TECTONA’ – Needs Your Support.

The Training Ship ‘Tectona’, a 60 foot ketch was built in 1928.  Between 1964 and 1980 she was formally owned by the ‘Lord Mayor, Aldermen and Citizens of the City … Continue Reading →


World Maritime Day -Joint Meeting Held

This was the 11th Celebration of World Maritime Day organised by the South West of England Branch of the Nautical Institute, supported by the Devon and Cornwall Joint Branch of … Continue Reading →


Dr. Roger Crabtree – A Tribute

Dr Roger Crabtree – Inspirational Founder of Tectona Trust On Tuesday 9th October, Roger Crabtree was taking advantage of the good weather and was sailing his yacht Good Hope in … Continue Reading →


The Plymouth Merchant Navy Monument

Hi Everyone, The fund raising for The Plymouth Navy Monument is ongoing.  Funding is almost complete but still £20 K  short! Details about how to subscribe to the MN Monument … Continue Reading →


IMO’s World Maritime Day

Hi All, Please find below news about the events taking place on this occasion. WMD Poster 2


PYNDA Drinks at the Ship

Our monthly gatherings are becoming a regular feature at the ship (www.shipec3.co.uk). We intend to continue with these in the new year. December gathering took place on the 13th of … Continue Reading →


Internship opportunity at ICS

Job Title: Internship Placement Reports to: Director and Finance Location: London Salary: £21,000 Contract: 1 year (fixed term) Days: Monday to Friday, full time Applications deadline: 14th December 2017 Start … Continue Reading →


PYNDA Prizes presented at the Graduation Ceremony

              PYNDA committee member Nic Ingle attended the University of Plymouth graduation ceremony on 19th September held on the Hoe to present the two … Continue Reading →


Plymouth Merchant Navy Monument Fund

Dear PYNDA Members, Plymouth MN monument Fund and we are looking for support so that we can erect a monument to the Merchant Navy and fishing fleet on Plymouth Hoe … Continue Reading →