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Irish Air Corps & Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat on Exercise, Sunday 4th November 2012
A selection of pictures from Passage to Falmouth on 19th/20th October 2012
Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat was out on exercise this Sunday (4th Nov 2012.) in conjunction with the Irish Air Corps & their Augusta Westland AW 139 helicopter.
Three Lifeboat Coxswains.
This picture was taken in October 2012 by Dave Maloney
during a visit to Wilfie Stafford’s home in Blackwater.
Eddie Sinnott from Kilmuckridge & his fundraisers. See 2012 FUNDRAISING
Rosslare Harbour’s Lifeboat, RNLB Donald & Barbara Broadhead, passaged to Falmouth on 19th & 20th October 2012 for essential repairs.
New ALB Lifejackets on the rack ready for use. See NEWS
Relief boat RNLB Daniel L. Gibson.. Passaged from Aran Islands to Rosslare Harbour on 8th/9th October 2012.
C.E. of the R.N.L.I. , Paul Boissier, visits Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat Station. See NEWS
Mr Kevin Rahill, Divisional Sea Safety Manager for Ireland, called to Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat Station to deliver the new All Weather Lifeboat (ALB) & Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) lifejackets. He also gave a presentation on their new design & function. The new set of lifejackets are to come into service with immediate effect.
Chief Executive of the R.N.L.I., Paul Boissier, visited Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat Station on Ist October, along with Owen Medland. The C.E met members of the Lifeboat station on what was an informal familiarisation visit. He thanked all those volunteers connected to Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat & afterwards was presented with a copy of the history of Rosslare & Wexford Lifeboats by the LOM , Capt M.Doyle, then followed a brief inspection of the boat & a few photographs.
Members of Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat Station attended the naming ceremony of the Baltimore Tamar Lifeboat, RNLB Alan Massey, on Saturday September 22nd.
Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat passaged to Dun Laoghaire on Thursday 13th September 2012, leaving the pen 06.15 & returned 20.15.
Lift out at Dun Laoghaire for maintainance & hull clean & anti fouling.
- Dun Laoghaire
- On Sunday evening 19th August 2012, RNLB John D Spicer, Porthdinllaen Lifeboat, Tamar Class 16-24 called into Rosslare Harbour Lifeboat station to refuel enroute to Porthdinllaen via Arklow.