Mr Paul Boissier Chief Executive of the RNLI received a warm welcome from the Youghal RNLI Lifeboat Volunteer Crew and its fundraising committee on Wednesday the 3rd of October. Mr Boissier was accompanied by Owen Medland, RNLI Training Inspector and Emma Gibson, Area Fundraising Manager. Mr Boissier was visiting Youghal as part of his Irish station tour. He was given a tour of the station followed by a light lunch.
The Chief Executive thanked the crew and the fundraisers for their dedicated hard work at the station and said he could see that the station was kept to a very high standard, ensuring that Youghal RNLI would always be ready for those in trouble at sea.
Fergus Hopkins Youghal RNLI Operations Manager said “it was an honour to welcome Mr Boissier to Youghal Lifeboat station and on behalf of the crew, station officials, and fundraising committee thanked him for his kind comments about the crew and the Youghal station”. Liam Keogh Youghal RNLI Crew presented Mr Boissier with a glass plate with the Youghal coat of arms as a memento of his visit to Youghal.
Click on the audio track here to listen to Mr Paul Boissier speech