Our Business Members

Here at the NMA, we have a fantastic network of Business Members who support our charity’s work.

Take a look at our current Business Members and if you’d like information on how to become one, email our team on enquiries@oceanconservationtrust.org


We’re here for the fight against cyber-crime and we’re eagerly awaiting further developments in AI, machine learning, and virtual reality. That’s why here at Acronyms, no matter how our industry evolves, we’ll always be committed to providing businesses with exceptional, tailored solutions that; are fit for purpose, exceed our clients’ expectations and our employees are proud of.

Plymouth Citybus

Plymouth Citybus is the largest bus operator in the city, providing a comprehensive network of bus services in Plymouth and surrounding areas. Formed in 1986 and now part of the Go-Ahead group, Citybus is at the heart of the community. It is a patron of Devon & Plymouth Chamber of Commerce and an influential member of multiple organisations that make a difference to life in Plymouth.

Plymouth Citybus sits under the Go South West umbrella, who are the largest bus operator in the region, also running Go Cornwall Bus. 

Early last year, Go South West gained Investors in People, Platinum accreditation, an achievement that only 2% of businesses achieve. We also have recently won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, the highest honour which can be bestowed upon a company and of which we are extremely proud about. Go South West employs around 850 staff, with a bus fleet of over 300, carrying 20 million passengers each year.

Francis Clark

To remain the pre-eminent regional firm with a national reputation in a range of specialist areas. We will be the employer and adviser of choice and this will be maintained by a strategy of long-term investment in our people and services.

Marine Biological Association

The Marine Biological Association (MBA) is one of the world’s longest-running societies dedicated to promoting research into our oceans and the life they support. Since 1884 we have been providing a unified, clear, independent voice on behalf of the marine biological community and currently have a growing membership in over 40 countries. 

Princess Yachts

Princess Motor Yacht Sales was established in 1964. From being the first retail Princess yacht retail business in the world to now the largest, our long-standing and unique partnership with Princess Yachts International has given us an unparalleled technical understanding of princess yachts, and the requirements of those who seek their adventures in luxury and comfort on board.


We have some of the finest seafood in the world caught from within a few miles of each of our restaurants. We have a simple approach to preparing it – we buy the freshest and most sustainable fish on the planet and treat it simply, we believe this is the best way to enjoy seafood.

Significant Signs

Significant has been designing, producing and fitting graphic solutions for businesses and organisations in Plymouth and the Southwest of Britain for over 20 years. We are firmly established in a purpose built 4000sq ft building, which houses our “start to finish” production in signs and graphics.

We have developed a reputation for reliability, working to tight deadlines, with high quality work and competitive prices, resulting in an ever increasing level of customer loyalty and satisfaction.

South West Intervention Services

SWIS are a dedicated team of professionals who have a wealth of experience supporting children, young people and their families using a variety of interventions and support techniques. Founded in January 2016 by Nikki Buckler SWIS’ mission statement  ‘believe, achieve, succeed’  is embedded in all the support we offer.

Tamar Fresh

Tamar Deli Fresh is a family run business, providing a wide range of freshly prepared, hand-made, sandwiches, luxury deli rolls, baguettes, wraps, buffets, salads and fruit platters for daily delivery within Plymouth and the surrounding area. Every single product in the new Tamar Deli Fresh range has been created using fantastic fresh ingredients that ensure they taste every bit as good as they look. All of our branded packaging is 100% recyclable and environmentally friendly.

The UNA Group

The Una Group was formed by like-minded individuals getting together for one business project – and finding that by working together, other opportunities arose which could be better tackled by the group than by any one individual working alone, hence Una – Latin for “all together as one” which reflects our business philosophy. On the environmental side of The Una Group is the investment in a unique rubber processing plant, Crumb Rubber Ltd; Dynaslate Ltd producing slates from recycled rubber and plastic and the most recent venture, Carbonarious which converts waste wood into fuel.

T.H. March

In 1887 the eighteen-year-old son of a London Hatton Garden diamond merchant (our founder Tommy March) experienced a ‘eureka’ moment. He realised that the jewellery trade he’d come to know through his Father’s business, was largely uninsured. His idea blossomed to become the UK’s best-known firm of jewellery trade specialist insurance brokers (“Famous for Insuring Jewellery”) TH March.

Womble Bond Dickinson

With locations on both sides of the Atlantic, we provide the breadth of legal experience and services to meet our clients’ needs without losing the intimacy of being connected to our different communities. These strong local and regional ties enable us to remain close to our clients and the issues they care about.

The National Marine Aquarium (NMA) is the UK’s largest aquarium, located in Britain’s Ocean City, Plymouth. It is run by the Ocean Conservation Trust, a charity dedicated to connecting people with the Ocean.

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