Eyemouth RNLI lifeboat called to assist trawler

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Date: 21/10/2077

Author: Adam Ferguson, Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer

The Eyemouth RNLI lifeboat was called out at 10.30am on Friday 21 October after the 12 metre trawler, Arcturus, contacted Forth Coastguard to request assistance as its engine suddenly stopped whilst it was approaching Eyemouth harbour.

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Hunstanton RNLI lifeboat station welcomes new lifeboat Spirit of West Norfolk

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Photograph of ‘Spirit of West Norfolk’ (Credit RNLI/Tim Ash)

Date: 24/10/2011

Author: Tim Ash, Divisional Media Relations Manager

Volunteer lifeboat crew members, special guests and members of the local community turned out in force on Saturday for the official naming ceremony of Hunstanton RNLI’s new lifeboat.

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RNLI Blyth lifeboat called out to search after personal watercraft was found washed ashore

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Date: 24/10/2011

Author: Steven Fitch, Helmsman

HM Coastguard called out the RNLI Blyth lifeboat Jennie B at 10.48am on 24 October 2011 to search after a personal watercraft that appeared to have been washed ashore had been found on the beach at Cambois Bay north of Blyth Harbour.

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Four RNLI lifeboats in major search after jetskier fails to report his craft was lost

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Tynemouth RNLI all weather lifeboat returns to the river Tyne from the search for a possible missing jet ski rider. (Credit Adrian Don / RNLI)

Date: 24/10/2011

Author: Adrian Don, Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer

Jet Ski owner causes major search after failing to report his craft was lost.

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Helensburgh RNLI Lifeboat conducts search off Greenock for a possible man in the water

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Date: 24/10/2011

Author: Keith Shipman, Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer

On Monday 24th October,2011 Clyde Coastguard received a report that a man may have fallen into the water at Greenock Esplanade. The informant had reported seeing a man sitting on the railings at the Esplanade and, when looking again shortly afterwards, noted that the man had disappeared from view.

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Windy weather sees Exmouth RNLI launch to four men thrown into the sea after their boat flips over

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Date: 23/10/2011

Author: Jo Damsell, Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer

Exmouth RNLI were tasked by Brixham Coastguards at 4.29pm on Sunday 23 October, after members of the public witnessed a seven metre rigid inflatable boat (RIB) with four persons on board, flip over at the sandbar in Exmouth.

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Eleven Sunderland RNLI volunteers pass the test

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Sunderland RNLI volunteers take part in training scenarios during the training course. Credit – Sunderland RNLI

Date: 24/10/2011

Author: Paul Nicholson, Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer

Eleven volunteers from Sunderland RNLI Lifeboat station have successfully completed an RNLI Casualty Care training course which has been funded by the ‘RNLI Forever by the Sea’ memorial fund set up in memory of ex-RNLI volunteer Andrew Cantle who was tragically killed on 10th February when the Manx2.com commuter plane he was co-piloting crashed at Cork Airport in thick fog.

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Public Safety Agencies to Benefit from AT&T and Harris Corporation Alliance to Deliver Next-generation LTE Solutions

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DALLAS and MELBOURNE, Fla., Oct. 24, 2011 — AT&T* and Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) are forming an alliance to develop and deliver next generation LTE wireless solutions for agencies and first responders whose lifesaving efforts depend on timely access to critical information.

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