Kagoshima International Aviation Orders a GrandNew EMS Helicopter for new Southern Hokkaido Doctor Heli base

AW1155 TH Kagoshima GrandNew EMS

This latest purchase is part of the Doctor Heli system programme which is intended to provide modern airborne EMS coverage to all prefectures in Japan. The order further expands the presence of EMS-configured GrandNew helicopters in the Japanese market and continues the growing success of the GrandNew and Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland’s other light twin helicopters in Japan for a range of roles including EMS, law enforcement, VIP/corporate transport and electronic newsgathering.

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Brownies lend a hand to support Exmouth RNLI

PR080614 Woodbury Brownies Visit

PR080614 Brownies from 1st Woodbury pack with Exmouth RNLI volunteers in front of the station’s new Shannon class lifeboat R and J Welburn. (Credit: Exmouth RNLI)

 

On the evening of 21 May, Exmouth RNLI volunteers hosted 20 Brownies from 1st Woodbury Brownie pack. The girls had raised £294.20 for their local lifeboat station in a very unusual way.

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MP Andrew Saxton Presents Letter from Stephen Harper

After the Tim Jones Ride for Rescue, MP and staunch NSR supporter, Andrew Saxton presented a framed copy of a letter from Prime Minister Stephen Harper to the Jones family and NSR. This letter offers condolences and recognizes Tim’s contributions to the local community and national SAR. Thank you Andrew.

We look forward to working with our local politicians and supporters to carry on Tim’s, my fathers, passion for improving SAR in Canada and saving lives.

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£1M support helps fund local lifesaver at Exmouth RNLI

 

TH-PR290514 Funding for Tims Barnes

Tim Barnes at the helm of Shannon class R and J Welburn during a period of intensive training in May.

 

A new volunteer crew member at Exmouth RNLI lifeboat station has had a vital part of their crew training funded by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation. The course immediately followed an intensive period of Shannon class lifeboat familiarisation at Exmouth.

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