Mayflower 400 national sponsors and funding partners

Our sponsors are part of a story that includes world-class series of events, public art and wider content that will commemorate this exceptional voyage and provide a major ongoing transatlantic impact knitting together communities, inspiring creativity and culture, driving economic growth, and promoting understanding and education.

The Mayflower 400 anniversary will represent a truly global commemoration and an inspirational story supported across the Mayflower Compact destinations by our national sponsors and funding partners.

If you would like to enquire about sponsorship and becoming a partner in the Mayflower 400 commemorations, please email Sarah Walters

Our Sponsorship and Commercial Opportunities can be viewed here

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  • Womble Bond Dickinson

    Womble Bond Dickinson is a lead partner in the Mayflower 400 anniversary, with the transatlantic law firm supporting the programme from its offices in both the UK and the USA.

    As part of its commitment to the national commemorations, Womble Bond Dickinson is also a lead partner in the Mayflower 400 Speaker Series, a carefully curated sequence of seven events that will take place across the UK in the lead up the start of the anniversary year in November 2020. This exciting programme will explore the key themes of the Mayflower 400 commemoration.

    Womble Bond Dickinson is also a leading partner in the Mayflower 400 Plymouth Founders Club, which aims to realise the opportunities that this significant anniversary will bring for Plymouth and the wider region.

    The firm has 24 offices on both sides of the Atlantic, with a key base in Plymouth. The company hopes to help grow pride in the city through Mayflower 400 and provide positive community legacies whilst ensuring that businesses benefit from the anniversary.

    Womble Bond Dickinson is also encouraging its people to get involved and the firm has already signed up to be ‘Mayflower Makers’ volunteering programme, with members of staff essentially becoming Mayflower Ambassadors for Plymouth Their role will be to share the Mayflower story, promote the 2020 events calendar and help educate the public.

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    Womble Bond Dickinson
  • Babcock

    Babcock is a leading provider of critical, complex engineering services which support national defence, save lives and protect communities.

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  • Arts Council England

    Arts Council England champions, develops and invests in artistic and cultural experiences that enrich people's lives.

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    Arts Council England
  • Department for Culture, Media & Sport

    The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) helps to drive growth, enrich lives and promote Britain abroad

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  • National Lottery Heritage Fund

    From the archaeology under our feet to the historic parks we love, from precious memories to rare wildlife… we use money raised by National Lottery players to help people across the UK explore, enjoy and protect the heritage they care about.

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    Heritage Lottery Fund
  • Plymouth City Council

    Plymouth City Council is one of the Mayflower 400 Founders Club, and will play a high profile role in the cultural and events programme for 2020.

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    Plymouth City Council
  • Royal Navy

    The Royal Navy seafaring tradition will be an integral part of the Mayflower commemorations and the marking of our maritime heritage.

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    Royal Navy
  • Visit Britain

    Discover everything you need to know about visiting England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland with the official guide.

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    Visit Britain
  • Visit England

    Discover great UK holiday ideas for family holidays, weekends away, short breaks and days out in England.

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    Visit England
  • ProMare

    ProMare is building the first full size autonomous unmanned research ship, Mayflower.

    The vessel will take the same 3,220-mile route the original Mayflower used 400 years ago.

    It will use state-of-the-art hybrid wind, solar and diesel propulsion systems for the journey, and will also gather data about the condition of the ocean.

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