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RIB Boats

Duration: 01:21

Eddie Butler is taken on a trip on a RIB boat discovering how the Rigid Hulled Inflatable Boat was originally designed and built at Atlantic College in St Donat's in the 1960s. It has since been adopted by the RNLI and has become the world's most widely used craft for inshore rescue.

Available since: Thu 6 Dec 2012

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Wales and the History of the World Firsts

Eddie Butler takes a look at some Welsh firsts on land, at sea and in space.

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