We are delighted to bring you the exclusive news that the Coastguard Association Calendar 2016 is now in stock and available to purchase, with all funds going to the Coastguard Association.We have got some amazing pictures in this years edition, and it is a great way to highlight the diverse activities that HM Coastguard are involved in all around the UK.
Did you know the Coastguard Association shares news and information with other Coastguards on Facebook - you are welcome to join our closed group and chat with other like minded people. www.facebook.com/groups/CoastguardAssociation/
We are delighted to have the support of HM Coastguard who have kindly agreed to help is distribute one copy of the new Coastguard Calendar to every Coastguard Station in the UK - we will be delivering them to the Maritime and Coastal Agency Headquarters in September, and with the help of all the Senior Coastal Operations Officers we hope that every station will have a copy by Christmas - please ask your SCOO for yours.
Central Branch News
All up to date members of Central Branch will be receiving a copy of this years calendar as part of their membership package and as a thank you for their on going support. In the past we had diaries available - but it was agreed at our 2014 AGM to change to calendars - so we hope you enjoy using it.
Local Branch News
We would love to add details of all the local Coastguard Association branches to our new web site: but we can only do this with your help - please email us at Secretary@coastguardassociation.org.uk with details of your local branch and whom the main contact is so we can ensure our records are correct. We would also love to hear more of your news.
The Emergency Services Charity Open Air Concert held 1st August, at Donna Nook, North Somercotes Lincolnshire, was a great success.
You can find out more here, and Stuart (our chairperson) hopes to run another event next year ... so why not plan to be in Lincolnshire next August.
We hope to bring you details seen of a special poppy in time for this years Remembrance parades after some requests on Facebook. Please subscribe to our web site for details .. we should have news within the next three weeks....