Sunderland Marine presents Sea Fishing Apprentice of the Year Award

Sunderland Marine are proud to have supported Whitby and District Fishing School with sponsorship of the Sea Fishing Apprentices of the Year award.

Whitby and District Fishing School, based in Whitby harbour, are committed to ‘keeping industry alive through training’ and offer a range of courses including basic sea survival and first aid, skippers ticket qualifications and safety management.

The Sea Fishing Apprenticeship of the Year award is given to the student who has demonstrated commitment to their learning and personal development alongside a strong academic performance. Whitby local Rory Brickley was the winner of the 2021 award which was presented at the school’s annual general meeting.

Holly Rowley, Senior Underwriting Executive at Sunderland Marine, attended the Whitby and District Fishing School event and presented the award. Holly commented “It was great to see the talent emerging from the Whitby Fishing school and to celebrate their progress and hard work. Congratulations to Rory and all the award winners for their impressive achievements over the last 18 months.”

Pictured: Holly Rowley of Sunderland Marine and Rory Brickey. Photo courtesy of Whitby Gazette.