Needles Coastwatch volunteers recognised with Queen’s Award

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The National Coastwatch Institution at Needles Station has 65 faithfully volunteer watch keepers, who operate the lookout every day, keeping an eye on sea and land. The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service is well-deserved!

Saturday, 2nd June, 2018 11:21am

By Paddy Noctor

Nearly 7,000 hours of volunteer service at Needles Coastwatch in last year

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Last year the 70 wonderful volunteer watchkeepers kept lookout at Needles Coastwatch for 6,710 hours, maintaining the station for 365 days in all weathers. Well done to them all!

Wednesday, 29th March, 2017 2:57pm

By Paddy Noctor with one comment

Future secured for Needles Coastwatch

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Described as a dedicated team of "volunteer guardian angels on the cliffs", the Needles National Coastwatch team recently passed re-assessment of their Declared Facility Status.

Wednesday, 23rd November, 2016 4:11pm

By Paddy Noctor