12th October 2020. The fundraising team from the National Coastwatch Institution station at Newhaven were out in force this weekend with some new assistance!

 The fundraising team of volunteers were out in Covid-19 compliant)force this weekend in the local shopping area where they were  ably assisted by their mascot, Mike 65, and his friend Peter the Polar Bear. They raised over £500 towards much-needed funds from a very generous public.

 Peter the Polar Bear looks like he's tired out from all the well-rewarded effort!

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Currently 56 NCI stations are operational and manned by over 2600 volunteers keeping watch around the British Isles from Fleetwood in the North West, through Wales, to the South and East of England to Hornsea in the East Riding of Yorkshire. 

NCI watchkeepers provide the eyes and ears along the coast, monitoring radio channels and providing a listening watch in poor visibility. They are trained to deal with emergencies offering a variety of skills and experience, and full training by the NCI ensures that high standards are met.








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