Isle of Man Maritime Group

UK Minister for Shipping and Ports to attend LISW

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Interest in London International Shipping Week 2015 (LISW15) is continuing to build strongly following confirmation that the new UK Minister for Shipping and Ports, Robert Goodwill, MP for Scarborough and Whitby, is looking forward to his Maritime portfolio and in particular LISW15.

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Jeremy Penn, Chairman of the LISW Steering Group and also Chief Executive at The Baltic Exchange, said: "We were delighted to be contacted directly by the Minister's office to inform us that LISW15 is firmly on Mr Goodwill's agenda. It's great news that the Government deems it to be high priority for the new Minister and we look forward to meeting Robert Goodwill in due course."

If you are planning on attending LISW, you can register to attend the Isle of Man Maritime Group's "Nautical by Nature - from maritime heritage forward to Maritime Centre of Excellence" evening reception on Tuesday 7 September.

Source: LISW.

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