The team of search and rescue workers as they were setting off
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Round Britain challenge for 999 team

A team of search and rescue workers from the East Midlands is sailing around 1,999 miles of British coastline in a small inflatable boat.

The team, mainly from Derbyshire, began at Poole Harbour, Dorset, earlier and will visit eight lifeboat stations before finishing at Poole's RNLI college.

They aim to raise £20,000 for the RNLI and Watersafe UK Search & Rescue Team.

  • 09 Sep 2013
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