lifeboat crewmembers join flood relief efforts
volunteers from Burnham-On-Sea are among a group of RNLI crewmembers
who have joined flood relief efforts in Essex following yesterday's
south west regional flood rescue team is helping those affected
after a storm surge left some coastal areas on the eastwern side
of the country under water.
crewmembers from across the south west were last night deployed
to Essex as part of the RNLIs Flood Rescue Team," confirmed
spokeswoman Tamsin Thomas.
team includes crew volunteers from several lifeboat stations including
St Agnes, Looe, Appledore, Dart, Exmouth, Weymouth, Swanage and
number of RNLI staff from the south west have also joined the
efforts as part of the team that left from two locations
the RNLI regional base at Saltash in Cornwall and the RNLI headquarters