Originally Posted by Matt Riley
Nope! Just questioning whether a recently PB2 qualified 16 year old should be in charge of a really big rescue boat! We seem to all agree that experience is certainly important and the facts of the press release seem to suggest that these people might require the opportunity to gain a little bit more before sending them out on patrol alone in the solent.
Anyway, less of the 'old'. I'm not even 18 for a few weeks!
Er, don't think they go out alone at that age! She is qualified to DRIVE it. Whether she is in overall charge or not is debatable, but I doubt it.