Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2015
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Date: Wed 26 Aug 2015
Photographer: J Fenton Lifeboat Press Officer
RNLI Dart monthly update. August 2015
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Date: Sun 30 Aug 2015
Location: Dartmouth Harbour
Photographer: John Fenton Dart Lifeboat Press Officer
The crew of the Dartmouth Lower Ferry reported their concerns about three paddle-boarders and a sit on kayaker attempting to paddle upstream, in the dark, against a very strong ebb tide.Falmouth Coastguard requested the RNLI Dart lifeboat to investigate.As the lifeboat approached, one of the paddle-boarders was seen to fall off.The four men had left Dittisham early this morning, only wearing shorts and tee shirts.They had all consumed "several beers" before attempting to return from Dartmouth to Dittisham some two miles upstream.
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Dart RNLI - What's on
|Sun 6 Sep
||Bingo evening at Sainsburys.
At: The Cafe. Dartmouth Sainsbury's Store
Dartmouth Sainsbury's Store have made the RNLI Dart lifeboat their Local Charity of the Year.Their first event will be a Bingo evening. ..
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|Fri 25 Sep
||Sax Appeal Live Music
At: Kingswear Village Hall
£10 per person includes 2 vouchers for food/drink.50% proceeds to RNLI Dart and the other 50% to Devon Air Ambulance Trust. ..
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The Weather in Dartmouth:
Sunday - 22:00 BST: Thick Cloud, 17°C (63°F)
Temperature: 17°C (63°F), Wind Direction: Easterly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Humidity: 84%, Pressure: 1016mb, Falling, Visibility: Very Good
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