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Oban lifeboat appeals for new recruits

To find out what it takes to be part of a life-saving team, the RNLI is inviting potential volunteers to go along to a recruitment night on Monday November 25 at the town’s station, starting at 7pm.

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Flare sighting sparks rescue response

Oban lifeboat launched at about 2pm after reports of a possible sighting of a red light in the sky and were joined by fire crews and the coastguard.

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Lifeboat launches twice in 24 hours

The shouts to medical emergencies came two days after many of the station’s volunteer crew, including the team’s newest recruit,  had passed a casualty care course. 

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Busy open day for Oban lifeboat

The pipe band entertained visitors in Station Square before its members, along with the RNLI mascot, paraded down the pier back to the lifeboat’s base  where stalls and cream teas were waiting.