The Chairman of the Nottage Maritime
Institute (see link) is Iain Ward, who, before he settled in Wivenhoe,
spent many years in the Hong Kong Marine Police.
organisation, which still employs people from many parts of the world, is
one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated patrol fleets. It has
a fascinating history and you can have a look at Iain’s book about it by
clicking on the link below.