PICTURES: Exmouth RNLI

PUBLISHED: 12:01 20 March 2014 | UPDATED: 12:01 20 March 2014

Exmouth RNLI crew volunteers Neil Cannon, Peter Renouf, Mark Sampson and Colin May who along with Robert Thompson (not pictured) have been in training driving the new Supacat Launch and Recovery vehicle this week. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 6500-12-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Exmouth RNLI crew volunteers Neil Cannon, Peter Renouf, Mark Sampson and Colin May who along with Robert Thompson (not pictured) have been in training driving the new Supacat Launch and Recovery vehicle this week. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exe 6500-12-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

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New Lauch and Recovery Vehicle

Exmouth RNLI’s impressive new Supacat launch and recovery vehicle arrived at the station this week in preparations for the new Shannon-class lifeboat due later this spring. Volunteer tractor driving training sessions started on its arrival and will continue into next week. Training for Neil Cannon, Peter Renouf, Mark Sampson, Colin May and Robert Thompson is being delivered by RNLI senior launch and recovery trainer Mark Perry with RNLI Shannon launch and recovery implementation engineer Davey Wallace.

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