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THPUA and ICS team victorious in Charity Cricket Day
The annual cricket match between PD Ports and THPUA / ICS returned for the first time since 2019 and saw the port users team achieve an overdue victory, coming out on top by 234 runs to 59.
THPUA releases a statement in support of seafarers
As a result of recent unprecedented events and new challenges affecting the world today, the Tees and Hartlepool Port Users Association (THPUA) has issued a statement to illustrate its support of seafarers across the globe and the organisations that support them.
Tees shipping community flies flag for mental health and diversity
Maritime UK, the umbrella body for the maritime sector, celebrates the THPUA and leading North-East maritime businesses committing to shifting the dial on mental health provisions and gender equality across their organisations.
Chancellor tells Teesside shipping community it’s Teesside’s time to shine
Delivering the opening address at the Tees and Hartlepool Port Users’ Association’s (THPUA) 2021 annual dinner (19 Nov 2021), Chancellor of the Exchequer and Richmond MP Rishi Sunak told the Teesside shipping community that it’s time to show the world what Teesside can do.
THPUA provides emergency support for blood bikers
The Tees shipping community has come to the rescue to support a local charity that delivers blood for the NHS.
THPUA member lends an arm to NHS plasma team
A prominent member of the Tees shipping community is the first woman in the UK to donate blood plasma as programme restarts after 35 years. 
THPUA member recognised for breaking the mould
Casper Shipping director, Nikki Sayer wins Breaking the Mould Award at Tees Businesswomen Awards 2021
THPUA members support new seafarer vaccination programme
Teesside’s shipping community has lead the way in launching a new initiative to provide seafarers with Covid vaccinations.
THPUA supports High Tide marathon man
The THPUA donated £1,000 to local charity the High Tide Foundation last week following an epic marathon run from one of the foundation’s trustees.
THPUA supports Teesside Family Foundation
The THPUA donated £1,000 to local charity Teesside Family Foundation last month. To mark the occasion, the THPUA treasurer, Christian Melvin posed for a photo with Teesside Family Foundation’s giant mascot.
THPUA supports Zoe’s Place
The THPUA visited Zoe’s Place in May to present a donation to the charity. A cheque for £1,000 was formerly presented by THPUA treasurer, Christian Melvin.
Tees shippers unite behind Freeport
Teesside’s shipping industry has publicly acknowledged the importance of the region’s new Freeport status – both for the shipping sector and the wider region.
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