Information & Research



About Sea-Change:

Snapshot of Sea-Change A short film about several of our returners 

Mission statement

Film about Sea-Change by RYA Sailability TV (Best viewed in Chrome)

Sea-Change The Movie … Part Two Client outcomes

Sea-Change … The Movie An introduction to Sea-Change

Business 4 Better interview A Sea-Change summary


 New Sailing Barge Appeal:

Statement regarding contract for new barge

Statement by Boris Johnson, Mayor of London

New sailing barge appeal document – Phase 2


Information and Forms for Crews, Schools etc.:

Consent form (PDF format)

Consent form (Word format)

Referral and applicant information form (PDF format)

Referral and applicant information form (Word format)

Information pack for youth groups

Information pack for adult groups

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Residential Section

Child protection policy

Adult protection policy

Equality and diversity policy

Statement of inclusiveness

Health and safety policy including risk assessment

Insurance certificate

Richard Titchener AOB Bargemaster Certificate, First Aid Certificate, AOB Endorsements.

A selection of charitable funders that make grants available to individuals 


Cargo Carrying Under Sail:

The Sea-Change Ethos by Tom Cunliffe, Sea-Change Appeal Patron

Maritime heritage in a modern world (MHT newsletter, page 4) by Richard Titchener, Sea-Change EO

The cargo carrying Thames barge under sail – our vision, our philosophy by Professor Francis Douglas, Sea-Change Trustee

BBC: Sailing into the future of global trade

Estimated energetics of a Thames sailing barge


Sail Training:


Capt. Whalley Wakeford and Training for the Merchant Navy by Professor Francis Douglas, Sea-Change Trustee

Some thoughts on combating “Disadvantage” by Professor Francis Douglas, Sea-Change Trustee

Lady Rozelle Raynes by Professor Francis Douglas, Sea-Change Trustee

Racing the Cambria with Sea-Change

August sailing with Sea-Change aboard Cambria

Creeksailor writes about Sea-Change

Gravesend Sea Cadets’ report

Reference from RYA Sailability


Reports and Newsletters:

Annual Report and Accounts 2016

Christmas 2016

June Newsletter 2016

Annual Report and Accounts 2015

New Year Newsletter 2016

Autumn Newsletter 2015

Spring Newsletter 2015

Annual Report and Accounts 2014

Older accounts and reports available upon request 


Social Media:







Blackwater, Crouch, Roach and Colne Marine conservation Zone

Sailing barge related links

Form for donations by standing order with Gift Aid

Gift Aid declaration form (For a single donation)