HMS Northumberland Film Trailer

We can’t wait to see the whole film!  Enjoy this trailer tease of diving HMS Northumberland by Dan Pascoe and his team.  Fabulous photography as always from Michael Pitts  

Autumn 2021 newsletter

There’s been much activity on the Goodwin Sands over the past few months. Read all about it in our autumn newsletter!

Diving the wreck of HMS Restoration

In August 2021, licencee Dr Doug McElvogue and his team spent five days exploring the wreck of HMS Restoration – one of four Royal Navy warships that sank during the Great Storm of …

Race against time to protect historic wreck

Photo: examining the cauldron by Michael Pitts Read about Dan Pascoe’s race against time to protect the historic wreck of the Royal Navy warship HMS Northumberland that was lost on the Goodwins …

New Deal High Street website

We are delighted and proud to be included on the new website about Deal High Street.  Check out http://www.highstreetdeal.co.uk (click on the title first) to find out what is going on in …

“Eerie, elemental and surreal …”

Writer Deborah Moggach discusses with Ivan Wise of the Better Known Show, six things which should be better known.  Top of her list is the Goodwin Sands. Deborah has written …

University of Kent webinar, January 2021

In January, we were invited to join a webinar at the University of Kent’s Centre for Heritage entitled  ‘Preserving Underwater Heritage: Perspectives and Challenges’.  The discussion focused on the issues …

Welcoming Dan to the team!

We are delighted that Dan Pascoe of Pascoe Archaeology and the University of Bournemouth has agreed to be our first retained archaeologist. We are really looking forward to working with …

ITV Meridian 10th November 2020

  Read ITV Meridian’s report on making a mockery of marine conservation status. Dover Harbour Board’s claim that the project will create hundreds of new jobs is disingenuous to say …

The Guardian 29th October 2020

We hope many of you will be amongst the 165,000 to have read this excellent article by Karen McVeigh of The Guardian about the problems facing the Goodwin Sands MCZ …

Historic Information Panel on Walmer Seafront

The Conservation Trust has received grants from Kent County Council, the Roger de Haan Charitable Trust, Walmer Parish Council, and Deal Town Council to install a unique double-sided  Historic Information …