The construction of Area 51 is drawing to a close with a Siromoney on't 27th November heres a twist on da good ole stick a pin on't donkey: -) The 60ft flag pole is on't starboard...
According to 'Review', hundreds of thousands of RNLI supporters are to turn out for a big fanfare for the new Shannon class lifeboat. The new 'state of the art' lifeboathouse has just been finished with the lifeboat team ready to take up possession.
The House will be open to the public from 10.00am to 12.30pm with the Plaxton boat expected at 1.15pm ... escorted by a small flotilla of other boats with high tide expected at 3.00pm. They will be joined by coastguards, a Sikorsky search and rescue helicoptor, emergency services with the show hosted by compere Nick Taylor joined by the local Sea Cadets and local RNLI dignatories. A Boat blessing service will be held by a Rev during which the old Mersey boat will sent of with 'a pipers lament.' Fundraising on the day will be in full swing.
The RNLI's traditional Rememberance Sunday, 13th November, will be held on the West Pier at 10.30am.