Newcastles inshore lifeboat “Eliza” was paged by Belfast Coastguard at 1.52pm today (17 sept) to go to the aid of a drifting vessel 4 miles east of Newcastle.
Fishing Safety event to be held in Kilkeel
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) have joined with the Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA), the Fishermen’s Mission and Seafish, the group responsible for the promotion of the fishing industry, to hold a fishing safety event in Kilkeel, County Down next month.
The event will be held at 11am on Friday 8th July 2016 in the Fishermen’s Mission centre in Kilkeel. It is open to all fishermen to attend and is free of charge.