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Ferryside Lifeboat in the news

Here’s a link to articles in the news about recent call outs: http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/Estuary-danger-warning/story-19716031-detail/story.html#axzz2dGYvOKrP http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/saved-Kidwelly-Marsh-rescue/story-19748942-detail/story.html#axzz2dv0wYTL9

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More Welsh Open Water Estuary Swim 2013 News

Just a small update on the Welsh open Water Estuary Swim. Some additional details can be found on the ThisIsWales website here: http://www.thisissouthwales.co.uk/Sign-fundraising-Ferryside-estuary-swim/story-19054437-detail/story.html#axzz2U1mzR4cq and on openwaterswimming.com here: http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2013/04/ferryside-lifeboat-launches-welsh-open.html

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New Video

Here’s a new video carefully crafted by Senior Coxswain Anthony Rees. Some footage taken during last Wednesday’s training session in beautiful sunny Ferryside.   Remember training sessions are at 7pm every Wednesday at the Lifeboat Station. There are weekend training sessions – times subject to tides.

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Ferryside Strongman

Sunday 5th May saw the annual Ferryside Strongman competition. Luckily the weather was good this year and we saw a strong turn out in the crowd. Six strong men entered altogether and cheered by the crowd they ploughed through the six events. The day was a huge success and raised over £300 for the lifeboat. …

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Spring News

The good weather finally seems to have come to this part of West Wales and the Ferryside Lifeboat crew are pleased to announce that we have not yet been called out this year. Despite this we please ask you to check the weather and tide tables before you venture out on the sea or for …

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Ferryside Strong Man Competition

The annual Strong Man competition is happening again this weekend in Ferryside. This year there’s more prize money so we should be seeing a few more strong men entering. It’s all happening at the Ferryside Sports and Social Club on Sunday 5th May at 4pm. Prize money so far should be at least £150 for …

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New Years Day Dip – Update

We are pleased to announce that the annual New Years Day Dip is going from strength to strength. A big thank you to all the new faces who turned up this year as well as all the regular supporters of the lifeboat. It was a very cold day and a longer run to the sea …

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Welsh Open Water Estuary Swim

We are pleased to announce that we will be running our annual ‘Big Swim’ again in 2013. The swim, started three years ago by Coxswain James Littlejohns, has grown from strength to strength. So much so that next year we are renaming it the Welsh Open Water Estuary Swim. Please click on the ‘Welsh Open …

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Ferryside Lifeboat Autumn Show

We are pleased to announce that our annual Autumn Show will be held at the Three Rivers Hotel and Spa on Saturday October 24th 2012. As usual we have free food provided by the Three Rivers who have been great supporters of the lifeboat over the years. We will also have musical entertainment from Marc …

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Visit by Jonathan Edwards MP

Sunday 21st October 2012 saw Mr. Jonathan Edwards MP for Carmarthen East and Dinefwr. We were very pleased to be able to show Mr. Edwards the work that we do here in Ferryside and we thank him for the support that he has offered us. Mr. Edwards later tweeted “Profiad bythgofiadwy ar bad achub glanyfferi …

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