Eyemouth RNLI crew at London service

Eyemouth Lifeboat operations manager John Purvis carried the RNLI standard and was accompanied by ex-coxswain and current deputy launching authority Jim Dougal as well as current coxswain Andrew Jamieson.
Eyemouth Lifeboat operations manager John Purvis carried the RNLI standard and was accompanied by ex-coxswain and current deputy launching authority Jim Dougal as well as current coxswain Andrew Jamieson.

Three members of Eyemouth’s lifeboat station had the honour of representing the RNLI at the Annual National Service for Seafarers held recetnly at St Pauls Cathedral, London.

Each year, the RNLI nominate a different regional division to attend and this year, the Scottish Division were chosen, who in turn nominated the Eyemouth lifeboat station.

Eyemouth Lifeboat Operations Manager John Purvis carried the RNLI standard and was accompanied by ex-coxswain and current Deputy Launching Authority Jim Dougal as well as current coxswain Andrew Jamieson.

All three members from Eyemouth station commented that it was a huge honour to attend the service on behalf of the RNLI.