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HERTS BOAT RESCUE RECOGNISED BY DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT FUNDING (PRESS RELEASE JAN 2017)

posted 20 Jan 2018, 01:48 by Callum Stewart   [ updated 29 Jan 2018, 12:06 ]
We are delighted to announce that Herts Boat Rescue has been awarded £23,839.00 by the department of transport to provided an increased flood rescue service both in Hertfordshire and nationally. 

These vital funds will be used to set up a much-needed second flood response team; the equipment required for this will be purchased with the funding and will include a second response truck, 8 new drysuits and 2 boats. 

It is great news that the team has been recognized with this funding But we still need your help, whether it be financial to meet our ongoing running costs, help us source essential equipment, find safe and secure locations across Hertfordshire to store our lifesaving equipment or volunteers to fund raise or become operational team members.

Link to Department of Transport News article - Here

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