Mike Burleigh

Port Chaplain: Mike Burleigh

Mike is a retired teacher whose career focused on working with EBD students. On retirement he moved to Aberdeenshire to work with his son developing a canoe building business. Mike was also Project Manager at Water-Mill Visitor Centre providing sheltered work for vulnerable adults. From 2015-2023, he volunteered with the Sailors’ Society as the Port Chaplain in Montrose. In 2024 Mike joined SCFS, and he and his wife Lydia continue to visit with the seafarers.

Montrose Information

Montrose is the first port in Scotland to offer shore power to offshore energy supply vessels, and therefore it is a vital commercial port for the oil and gas industry. It is an important port in the chain of global trade industry and caters for a vast range of cargo. It particularly trades in forest products, dry bulk and agribusiness.
Montrose is becoming increasingly popular for expedition cruise shipping, allowing the passengers to experience the natural beauty of Scotland.
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Montrose SCFS Resources

  • Gifts of toiletries and soft toys
  • Knitted hats and scarves
  • Bible studies, Bibles, literature, on board church services

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