Trinity House is a charity dedicated to safeguarding shipping and seafarers, providing education, support and welfare to the seafaring community with a statutory duty as a General Lighthouse Authority to deliver a reliable, efficient and cost-effective aids to navigation service for the benefit and safety of all mariners

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Richard Sadler joins Trinity House as an Elder Brother

Former Lloyd's Register Group CEO Richard Sadler has been sworn in as an Elder Brother of Trinity House

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Trinity House lighthouses celebrate Her Majesty’s 90th birthday

Trinity House will join in the celebration of Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday on 21 April by lighting beacons at eleven of its lighthouses and alongside its Harwich depot

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The A to Z of Trinity House

An illustrated guide to 26 things you might not know about us

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Wave Loading on Rock Tower Lighthouses

Dr. Alison Raby from Plymouth University investigates the impact of big waves on offshore rock tower lighthouses

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Places, People and Problems: All in a Day’s Work

We take a look at the work of Captain Graeme Proctor, Trinity House's Inspector of Seamarks

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We are the Master, Wardens and Assistants of the Guild Fraternity or Brotherhood of the most glorious and undivided Trinity and of St. Clement in the Parish of Deptford Strond

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The Corporation of Trinity House

The safety of shipping and the well being of seafarers have been our prime concerns ever since Trinity House was granted a Royal Charter by Henry VIII in 1514


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