Podcast: Off course

Listen to our new podcast series for a sideways look at life at sea

Can you name three famous seafarers?  Or do you know where your nearest port is?  Don't worry if you're struggling with the answers - you're not alone!

Off Course explores why the maritime sector remains such a mystery to many of us when it plays such an important role in all our lives.

Join host Robert Murtagh as he hears inspirational stories from across the industry - from captains on deck, to campaigners on land and those captured by pirates.  Off Course: a sideways look at life at sea.

Listen to our podcast episodes across most audio platforms including Apple podcasts and Spotify.

Episode 1

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