The irrepressible privateer bounced returning together many major successes. Then in 1628, the Dutch despatched another three large privateer fleets to press home the benefit thus hitting the Spanish even harder. The smaller Dutch ships had the power of speed and manoeuvrability on the heavier Spanish galleons, whose routes were familiar to all or any the privateers. After several battles of varying success, almost all of the Dutch fleet headed home. The Spanish captains therefore, assuming these were now relatively safe, also thought we would set sail, their ships' bellies full of Mexican silver. “Our entry for this award is a thank you to them for their vision and willingness to do things differently. It’s also a thank you to BEIS for the courage and far-sightedness they have shown in working constructively with industry to fit their approach to the needs and circumstances of UK manufacturing.” The Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy sponsored award is one of the most competitive categories in the Trade Association Forum’s annual awards. It recognises a successful initiative, by a trade association, to tackle an important issue that will drive the future prosperity and growth of its members.