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22/01/2014 - London Dive Show

As we recently confirmed on our social media channels, we will be at the London Dive Show on 15th/16th February. We will be based at stand 653 and two members of our team will be attending. These members will be Andrew Roffee and Paul Marsden. Both will be available for enquiries and if you would like to pre book a meeting with either of the two present members then please feel free to contact us on (01482) 226100.

We will be taking two boats with us, both of which are to be confirmed. We will update you with further information when we have the information.


09/01/2014 - Follow our Social Media accounts!

We are now linking up our news page up to our Humber Ribs Facebook and Twitter accounts. If you like our pages on both Facebook and Twitter, you will be informed to when our news page is updated and also be linked to the news page itself. This will save you from having to click on to our website and navigating on to the news page for any updates. Our Facebook and Twitter accounts will also provide you with a platform for any enquiries as well as any further updates from ourselves.

You can find us on:

Facebook at:
https://en-gb.facebook.com/pages/Humber-Ribs/216976478320089

Twitter at:
https://twitter.com/HumberRibs

We also have a YouTube account that you can subscribe to at: http://www.youtube.com/user/Humberribs/


07/01/2014 - Flooding in the UK

The country ended the year with flooding and dangerous coastal weather warnings. Forecasters have now predicted yet more flooding and high winds this week with flood warnings out across the UK.

Some of our boats have been used in recent flood rescues. This was evident a month ago on the 5th December 2013 in Hull when the highest tidal surge in 60 years caused the Humber Estuary to start flooding parts of the surrounding areas including central areas of Kingston upon Hull.

Rescue operations were set out to help evacuate residents from at risk areas and areas that had already been flooded. The use of Humber ribs were apparent in the Hull rescue operation as seen in the picture kindly provided by the Hull Daily Mail. The boat in question allowed the rescue authorities to help escort victims of flooding to safer areas.

We would advise all to not take any risks, stay safe and follow any instructions given by the Environment Agency and other appropriate bodies in relation to flooding and dangerous seas.


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