Confusion over future of Coastguard

Coastguards
The Government plans to close Portland, Brixham and Swansea stations between 2014 Credit: ITV Westcountry

A report by MPs is warning that coastguards are drifting from the service because of confusion over its future. The Government plans to close Portland, Brixham and Swansea stations between 2014 and 2015 but the timescale is unclear and there is little information about roles.

Advertisement

Westcountry News In Brief

A summary of today's headlines