Hannah Cunliffe


Hannah worked as an independent maritime researcher and consultant for ten years before taking the post of Policy & Project Manager in 2009.  She has been Director of National Historic Ships UK since 2017.


Paula Palmer

Resources Manager

Paula has worked for the various incarnations of National Historic Ships UK since 2001.  As well as overseeing the office, she manages the organisation's finances, website and annual Awards programme.


Victoria Wallworth

Policy, Projects and Course Manager

Victoria originally joined NHS-UK as Office Administrator.  She now leads on various projects including our SHTP2 training partnership and Historic Vessel Conservation course.

Kathryn Jones

Kathryn Jones

Administrative Officer

Kathryn joined the National Maritime Museum as a volunteer in Jan 2018 and became a full-time NHS-UK staff member in June 2019.  Part of her role is to compile the monthly e-newsletter.


Stuart Anderson


A former academic and emeritus professor in the history of pharmacy, Stuart was a member of the research team for our War and the Sea project.  He now provides research support across a range of initiatives at NHS UK.  

Richard Law

Richard Law


Richard is a recent art history postgraduate with an interest in world history, the arts, archaeology, cultural history and museum studies.