What does it take to be a good Lifeboat Coxswain?
17th April 2016: Thoughts from Relief Coxswain Angus Budge on some of the characteristics that make a good Coxswain. Recorded aboard the Tobermory Severn Class RNLI Lifeboat from the flying bridge whilst on exercise in and around Loch Sunart and Ardnamurchan (you can hear the radar rotating overhead). Enjoy Angus’ gentle Orcadian tones too…
Some of the banter whilst making the Ilfracombe RNLI crew portrait on Thursday 25th June 2015.
The recording you can hear at the beginning and end is the sound of the menacing wind whistling in Yarmouth Harbour, the halyards slapping against the masts of boats moored on the pontoons…