On 22nd February 2017 Capt. Jerry Mooney, Chairman of the N. E. Outport and Capt. Derek Chadburn, Hon Sec. were invited to present prizes at the Cadets Award evening of T/S Iron Duke, Hull Sea Cadets. Also present were Mr. Stephen Larard, MBE, DL, JP Vice Lord-Lieutenant of East Riding of Yorkshire and Lt. Cdr Jacqui Gorman RNR District Officer.
Both Capt. Mooney and Capt. Chadburn along with Past Master Capt. Judah are Ambassadors for the Hull Sea Cadet unit and attend the unit on a regular basis. Other members of the N. E. Outport have attended the unit and made presentations to the cadets about careers in the Merchant Navy. A number of cadets have taken up positions as cadets in the Merchant Navy.