Notice to UK Mariners, please postpone all casualties until March 7th

Riverdance and MCA

Tomorrow, March 6, 2008, UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) personnel will be striking for 24 hours. Therefore, it is highly recommended that UK mariners postpone all emergencies until Friday, March 7th. Beachside assistance (as in the above photo) will be subject to limited availability.

Coastguard staff back pay strike – BBC Feb. 27, 2008

Strike is first in watchers history – Plymouth Evening Herald March 3, 2008

Riverdance shipwreck picture gallery at blackpoolgazette.com – updated frequently.

Photo credit: chez worldwide via Flickr

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Peter A. Mello

Husband, father, son. Lifelong mariner, student of leadership, photographer. Professional creative placemaker.

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