Bravery award for RNLI crewman

An RNLI helmsman's due to receive a gallantry award in London later. Roger Jackson and his crew saved four men whose powerboat had capsized in the stormy Exe estuary last October. He was praised for his courage, leadership and determination.

RNLI medal
Roger Jackson will be awarded the RNLI's Bronze Medal for Gallantry for his actions Credit: ITV Westcountry

Advertisement

Westcountry News In Brief

A summary of today's headlines