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February 11, 2016
Ruth’s memorial will be on Wednesday 2nd March in Lancashire. The Burial will be at 13:00 – St Michael’s and All Angels, Croston. Memorial Service will be at 14:00- Croston Methodist chapel. The family have asked that it will only be family flowers with donations going to Jubilee Sailing Trust and no black clothing to be […]

January 29, 2016
We are very saddened to hear of the passing of JST Trustee Jenny Guinness. Jenny was a Trustee of the JST for about 10 years for much of the 1990s until 2 years after the maiden voyage of Tenacious in September 2000. Jenny was always very enthusiastic and supportive of the work of the JST and […]

January 27, 2016
Research Volunteer We’re growing our team of volunteers, so we’re looking for a friendly and organised person to focus on researching new income prospects. You’ll be supporting the fundraising team by researching new opportunities they have identified as potential for new donations. Skills you’ll need A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint […]

January 20, 2016
Join ORCA Wildlife Officer Rebecca Garrity on board Lord Nelson this March for an action packed 25 day voyage from Las Palmas to Southampton. ORCA are an organisation that help protect whales and dolphins in UK and European waters and take an active role in safeguarding their future. You can find out more here. Get your cameras at the ready and […]

January 18, 2016
Join Tenacious for a voyage of discovery and explore the beautiful Panama, Costa Rican and Nicaraguan coastlines. Spectacular rainforests, impressive volcanoes and picture-perfect beaches await you…so what are you waiting for? We still have berths available on the following voyages: Balboa in Panama to Costa Rica 28/01/16 – 19/02/16 (23 days) From £1,800 Experience wonderful […]

November 26, 2015
We are growing our mission to include exciting partnership work with businesses. This allows us to expand the reach and impact of our activities, attracting new voyage crews and reducing costs for our beneficiaries. It also generates important income to help fund our core activities. Our latest partnership with Barclays saw 20 staff members and […]

November 4, 2015
Our CEO Duncan Souster joined Julian Clegg on BBC Radio Solent to discuss Tenacious’ epic voyage down to Australia. You can listen to the full clip here.  

November 3, 2015
TNS454 I’m on the Southampton to Antigua 55 day voyage. I first became interested in sailing when my grandmother gave me the Swallows and Amazons series of books for my eighth birthday, I started sailing a small dingy soon after and thoroughly enjoyed the freedom it gave me. Fast forward to age 15 and I joined […]

November 2, 2015
What’s your role at JST? I’m a Chief Engineer on board Lord Nelson How long have you worked at the JST? Since April 1995 What’s your favourite part of your job and why? Meeting and interacting with diamonds from all walks of life, there are some stars out there still If you could travel anywhere, […]

October 27, 2015
We would like to say a big thank you to the Garfield Weston Foundation for their generous donation of £5,000. Together, we are breaking down barriers between people of different circumstances, correcting misconceptions about disability, and opening minds to the power of diverse teams within an inclusive environment. The Garfield Weston Foundation’s donation will be used […]

September 29, 2015
Hello! My name is Matt Banks and I’m the first Trinity House Deck Cadet, part sponsored by the Jubilee Sailing Trust. Joining the Merchant Navy has always been a life-long dream of mine. My father was a Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy on a P&O vessel, the SS.Canberra, and after hearing his exciting tales […]

September 24, 2015
We’re pleased to announce that the JST is now a Marine & Coastguard Agency (MCA) approved training centre for Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) Basic Safety Training. This enables us to carry out necessary training elements to help protect lives at sea including: ·         Personal Survival Techniques (using the pool at Andark Diving) […]

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