Amazing donation received
The Coastguard Association are delighted and overwhelmed with the donation that they recently received care of the five Coastguard rescue teams on Anglesey for £7,000.
Janice Bannister's dog, Sylvia went missing g from Newborough Beach January 17th 2015, her story touched dog lovers around the Globe as her devoted owner desperately searched the remote parts of Anglesey, and HM Coastguard Angelsey helped in the search. Sadly Sylvia was found a week later,on 24 January 2015, on a sun drenched beach, cut off by rising tides, Sylvia had drowned.
Sylvia left a legacy - the "From Sylvia with Love " fund. The Coastguard Assocation are honored to accept this in memory of Sylvie and will put it to great use.
Details of the donation was covered here on the BBC news web site.
The 38th Coastguard AGM - March 28th 2015
This years's AGM was held on Saturday, March 28th 2015 at H.M.Coastguard, Langdon Battery, Swingate, Dover, Kent. CT15 5NA by courtesy of Dover MRCC.
A number of members have asked where the Coastguard Diaries are this year ... it was decided at the AGM in March to change to diaries this year .. hopefully all members have now received theirs, and are finding them a useful gift.
2015 Calendars - LIMITED STOCK LEFT!
More details and sample images are available here
A number of members have asked where the Coastguard Diaries are this year ... it was decided at the AGM in March 2014 to change to diaries this year .. hopefully all members have now received theirs, and are finding them a useful gift.
The Coastguard Association aim to create a new calendar for 2016 to send out to all members and we would really like your help - we need 12 amazing pictures of Coastguards in action... with correct PPE, stunning locations, and showcase what you guys do best....
The photographers will be given full credit .... so to make sure we have the best photos we really need your help - please post your photos here to our flickr group... spread the word, encourage local people to participate and maybe your team will feature in the new calendar...
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