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Haverigg Inshore Rescue Station


Haverigg Inshore Rescue Team (H.I.R.T) run an independent lifeboat station at Haverigg. This was established by the community in 1973, following a tragic boating accident when a local boy drowned, just a few hundred yards from the beach. "The organisation is manned entirely by volunteers from the local communities of Haverigg, Millom and the surrounding area working closely with the local Coastguard. To date H.I.R.T. volunteers have been called out over 300 times and assisted over 200 people in difficulty at sea." (H.I.R.T. Website, 2020)

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Haverigg Inshore Rescue station

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Haverigg inshore rescue team

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Haverigg Inshore Rescue Team
- "AN INDEPENDENT CHARITY PROVIDING A VITAL YEAR ROUND LIFESAVING SERVICE, RESCUING THOSE IN NEED AROUND THE DUDDON COASTLINE Funded by charitable donations from the local community and sponsorship by local ...

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