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Month: June 2016

RNLI Invergordon rescues Drifting RIB in Cromarty Firth.

The Invergordon RNLI lifeboat “Douglas Aikman Smith” launched last night to report of a broken down Rib drifting in the Cromarty Firth. The volunteer crew of 7 launched the all-weather Trent class Lifeboat at 9.35pm, in search of a RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) reported to Aberdeen Coastguard that had experienced an electrical problem which caused…

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RNLI Invergordon’s Golf Day turns into Mayday

Saturday 11th June saw the Annual RNLI Invergordon Texas Scramble take place at Invergordon Golf Club when the crew pagers were activated by Aberdeen Coastguard to a Mayday call.   The Volunteer Crew of Invergordon Lifeboat and the members of the Easter Ross Fundraising Branch were busy ensuring the popular annual event took place smoothly…

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