NorthLink Ferries celebrate Merchant Navy Day

Monday 5th September 2016

Merchant Navy Day has provided an opportunity to remember the sacrifices of the seafarers of the past, to show appreciation for British shipping and to look ahead to our future as a maritime nation.

Merchant Navy Day

Seafarers UK campaigns for the Red Ensign Flag (the UK Merchant Navy’s official flag) to be flown on Saturday 3rd September on public buildings and landmark flagstaffs across the UK along with local authorities and governments.

NorthLink Ferries’ ship MV Hamnavoe was proud to display the Red Ensign Flag in honour of Merchant Navy Day on Saturday.