World Fisheries Day: Church cannot remain silent to abuses in the fishing industry

In a message during a World Fisheries Day panel discussion Cardinal Turkson said that fishers are “crying out for help and, as Church, we cannot shut our ears and we cannot remain silent.”

Cardinal Nichols pays tribute to the Apostleship of the Sea

Cardinal Vincent Nichols has paid tribute to the work of seafarers’ Catholic charity Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) ahead of Sea Sunday which falls on July 8 this year.

Modern Slavery – Seafarers

We hear from three Filipino fishermen who experienced horrendous working conditions – a situatution of modern slavery – on and off vessels operating out of the UK. These six short films reveal the harsh realities faced by survivors… Read More