In Her Majesty the Queen’s Birthday Honour’s List, John Casson is awarded an MBE

Friday 7 June 2019

On Saturday 8 June 2019, it was announced that John Casson had been awarded an MBE (Member of the British Empire) for services to charity in Her Majesty the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. In...
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The Russian Arctic Convoy Project and Friends of the Devon and Cornwall Police Heritage Trust – two very significant historical collections

Monday 13 May 2019

With a keen interest in the history of policing in Devon and Cornwall and World War II, John Casson is helping two charities, one at each end of the United Kingdom.   For almost ten years, from...
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South West Conservative Party Annual Conference, Plymouth, 9 February 2019

Wednesday 13 February 2019

John Casson coordinates the security and police liaison for this important regional conference. You might think that there would not be a potential security risk at a regional political party...
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TINYg’s counterterrorism conferences in New York and London

Monday 22 October 2018

John Casson has just returned from TINYg’s counterterrorism conferences in New York and London. Following a meeting with David Evans, founder and co-chair of the Terrorist Information New York...
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Portloe Gin and Crack-a-Crab day

Thursday 19 July 2018

An unusual idea which proved a great success! Sunday 8 July, the car park of The Ship Inn, Portloe, Cornwall. It was an unusual sight to see the Still on the Move distillery in The Ship Inn car park...
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Chocks Away, Tally-ho!

Tuesday 19 June 2018

‘I flew a Spitfire,’ says John Casson – not many people can say that! On Tuesday 5 June 2018 John turned up at Goodwood race track and airfield – formerly RAF Westhampnett, from where,...
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Portloe Gin and Crack-a-Crab

Tuesday 19 June 2018

Portloe Gin and Crack-a-Crab; Sunday 8th July, 3 pm to 7 pm The John Casson Foundation fundraising day in the beautiful village of Portloe this year is in aid of Penhaligon’s Friends. On the...
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First Portloe Music Festival raises £3,000 for Cornwall Air Ambulance

Thursday 5 October 2017

Portloe Music Festival, 17 September 2017 In aid of Cornwall Air Ambulance, John Casson organised a music festival which was held in the beer garden of the Ship Inn, in the lovely fishing village of...
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An audience with Sir Michael Parkinson

Monday 19 June 2017

Sir Michael Parkinson is guest speaker at a sell-out charity fundraising lunch in aid of Cornwall Air Ambulance which raises a staggering £34,251 This year marks the 30th anniversary of Cornwall Air...
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John Casson’s company Securewest International launches new travel risk management service

Thursday 16 March 2017

John Casson’s company Securewest International celebrates its 30th anniversary on 4 April 2017. The company has gone a long way since John founded it as a one-man operation after leaving the Devon...
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