First RNLI Shannon self-righting trial (video)

Monday 30 January 2012

Author: Russell Matthews

First RNLI Shannon self-righting trial (video)
Skegness lifeboat coxswain John Irving was today (Monday) among guests at the first self-righting trial for the RNLI's newest lifeboat, the Shannon class.

The lifeboat is the first of the class that is due to replace the RNLI's Mersey class lifeboats around the coast, including the Lincolnshire Poacher at Skegness, starting from late 2013.

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