The Lloyd’s Register Foundation Heritage & Education Centre publishes original content from a variety of authors on our website through our stories portal.
Our aim is to challenge the way people think about maritime history and to celebrate the stories of the sea. We want to be innovative and forward thinking with our stories and digital content, putting maritime history in its wider historical and contemporary context.
We are looking to commission writing that has any link to maritime history and heritage. This could include:
We commission content in the following formats:
Everything on our website is published under a Creative Commons license.
Your pitch should include:
Pitches received will then go to a monthly review board. We will then inform you if we would like you to submit a first draft. Drafts will then be peer reviewed and edited before publishing on our website.
The time frame for proposal to publication is two to three months but we may hold content back to coincide with an anniversary or event. Please do not submit a proposal if you are unable to commit to this time frame.