The EMH Newsletter No. 24 is available and may be downloaded from the following address:
As the world financial crisis deepens, all organizations come under pressure and the natural reaction is to cut costs rapidly and drastically. Usually, the first to suffer are heritage organizations which is very unfortunate because it can lead to loss of heritage that can never be regained.
This issue of the EMH Newsletter begins with an account of a working group meeting in Vigo and the efforts being made to expand active participation South of the River Rhine. There are some excellent articles from around Europe.
This organization has been achieving worthwhile contributions to maritime heritage through Europe and has steadily expanded, increasing its voice on behalf of those determined to preserve maritime heritage.