Exmouth lifeboat family carols begin with a call for help)

Photos: (Credit: Exmouth RNLI)

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PR221218 Inshore lifeboat George Bearman II launches to a search of the river Exe

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PR221218 Crowd singing in all-weather boat hall

As guests were arriving for Exmouth lifeboat carols for volunteers’ families, inshore lifeboat George Bearman II was tasked following the transmission of a weak Mayday call for help, somewhere in west Lyme Bay.

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Swiss Air-Rescue Rega Completes New Air Ambulance Fleet with Delivery of Third Bombardier Challenger 650 Business Jet

  • Long-standing Bombardier customer
  • ircraft to carry out urgent medical evacuations
  • The Challenger 650 aircraft has the cabin size, flexibility, range and dependability to be the next generation of a proven life-saving platform
  • With the highest wing loading of any aircraft in its class, the Challenger 650 aircraft provides an exceptionally smooth ride that benefits passengers receiving medical care, minimizes pilot fatigue and extends the life of mission equipment

MONTREAL, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier has proudly delivered a third Challenger 650 aircraft to Swiss Air-Rescue Rega, completing a next-generation fleet of air ambulances tasked with rescuing and repatriating Swiss citizens around the world.

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Exmouth’s Beach Pub raises over £1,300 for Exmouth RNLI

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Beach_Pub_Presentation_5_12_18_LR = Front Row left to right : Georgia Pidgeon, Jemma Harlow, Josh Pidgeon presenting a cheque to Exmouth RNLI Coxswain, Steve Hockings-Thompson, Beach Pub Events Organiser, Jaqui Dye and Alfie Pidgeon. Back row, various members of the Lifeboat Crew.

Photograph credited John Thorogood / Exmouth RNLI

Josh PIDGEON and his partner Jemma HARLOW, Landlords of the Beach Pub, Victoria Road, Exmouth were amazed when a Charity Casino Event held at their establishment in November raised a massive £2,662.50 to be divided between two major local charities, Exmouth & Lympstone Hospicare and Exmouth RNLI.

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LATEST UPDATE on Susie Goodall dismasted 2000 miles west of Cape Horn

Day 158: Update on Susie Goodall rescue

Dateline 09:00 UTC  06.12.2018 – Les Sables d’Olonne, France

British yachtswoman Susie Goodall remains safe and secure aboard her yacht DHL Starlight after being pitchpoled and dismasted in the Southern Ocean some 2,000 miles west of Cape Horn yesterday. Overnight, Chilean rescue authorities have tasked another ship, the 38,000 ton Hong Kong registered bulk carrier MV Tian Fu bound from China to Modran, Argentina, to go to her aid and it is due to reach her position at 05:00 UTC Friday.

 

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