Mike Reeves Vice President & Branch Coordinator
Conway Spring 56 to 59. Stb Main.
Joined Bibby Line in June 59. Firstly to a Port Line chartered ship Port Hardy for three marvellous voyages to Australia & NZ. Then to Bibby’s Ceylon and Rangoon service. Remained with Bibby throughout until 2006, being promoted Master in 1972. Service on OBO’s, tankers, gas carriers & latterly chemical parcel tankers under the Stolt colours.
In 1999 joined Numast (now Nautilus) Wallasey Mariners Park Care home Management committee, still serving having seen a number of major enhancements to the park over 15 years.
An active Liveryman of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners, on the Court of Assistants, Vice Chair of the Training committee and Hon Sec Bristol Channel outport.
Training Manager of the Conway Merchant Navy Trust which keeps me busy coordinating with Liverpool John Moores University and the Ship Safe Training Group to train our Cadets (Trainees).
HMS Conway Trust and Conway Club committee member, assist in the production of the Cadet as Branch Coordinator obtaining news from around the world.
Visit Australia every year to see our daughters and grandchildren near Sydney and in Perth.
Still reside in the Brecon Beacons near Abergavenny Monmouthshire.
email address available from Moderator