RNLI Mudeford Shout

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Whilst providing sea cover for the Bournemouth Air Show yesterday, the volunteer crew from Mudeford RNLI were tasked to assist in searching for a 16ft vessel which was taking on water. The crew made their way towards Old Harry Rocks were the vessel was reported to be, along with four adults and two young children on board.

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History made as Kilrush RNLI team up with Coast Guard on major exercise

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Author: Pauline Dunleavy, Volunteer Lifeboat Press Officer at Kilrush RNLI

Kilrush RNLI’s volunteer crew members travelled to Lahinch in County Clare on Tuesday evening (28 August) to carry out an exercise with members of the Coast Guard from the divisions of Doolin and Killaloe.

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MoM News Letter

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We trust that all is well with you and yours. As the Paralympics commence today, please look out for the Ghana team, they are a brave bunch we are very proud of them – we hope that Ghana will win its first medal from the Paralympics this year. Having a disabled person in the family is still seen as a disgrace in many parts of Ghana and we hope that this event will change perceptions.

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Exmouth RNLI host a very busy bank holiday open day

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Despite a wet and windy bank holiday Saturday, over 400 visitors came through the big wooden doors at Exmouth RNLI boathouse on 25 August. Crew volunteers gave up their holiday time to give informative talks and tours around the charity’s lifeboats. Volunteers from the fundraising guild ran stalls which raised over £850 for the station.

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Bell Helicopter Delivers First Bell 429 EMS in Europe

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FORT WORTH, TEXAS (August 27, 2012) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), announced today the delivery of the first Bell 429 configured for emergency medical services (EMS) in Europe to Air Zermatt in Switzerland. Air Zermatt, in need of a rugged and reliable aircraft for rescue missions, selected the Bell 429 for its unmatched ability to operate at high altitudes and in extreme conditions.

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Inspired 3-in-1 Fusion of style & storage

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As we carry more items of equipment, the backpack becomes increasingly attractive but, with smaller items, a tough protective bag is highly desirable for notebooks, tablets, cameras smart phones and all the other necessary equipment. Crosskase Fusion laptop bag offers 3-in-1 compact design with plenty of pockets and protection from the elements, complementing their Solar and Ultra bags.

Designed to protect and adapt for everyday life and commuting, the Crosskase Fusion bag is deceptively spacious, and boasts an inspired urban design which features three bag styles within one compact package.

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RNLI New Brighton & RNLI Hoylake rescue lone sailor in dangerous conditions

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RNLI Hoylake’s Mersey Class lifeboat Lady fo Hilbre towing catamaran down the R. Mersey to mooring

Author: Bob Warwick – New Brighton & Steve Armitage – Hoylake

At 1728 on Saturday 25th of August, Liverpool Coastguard requested the launch of lifeboats from Hoylake and New Brighton to assist a single handed yachtsman who had got into difficulty in the approaches to the River Mersey.

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