Members of the RNLI Blyth Lifeboat Crew were invited by the Lord Lieutenant the Duchess of Northumberland to the Northumberland Carers and Volunteers Party in the presence of the Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh which was held at Alnwick Castle on Wednesday 22nd June 2011.

One member of the Lifeboat Crew, Trainee Helm Adam Dixon was presented to HRM the Queen and the two briefly chatted about how many shouts (rescues) had been carried out by Blyth lifeboat this year.

The RNLI Blyth Lifeboat Operations Manager Mr. John Scott said “it was an honor for the Lifeboat Crew to be invited in recognition of their voluntary work in saving lives at sea”


Adam Dixon meets The Queen at Alnwick Castle


Blyth Lifeboat Crew at Alnwick Castle
John Scott – Adam Dixon – Graham Short – Mark Walker


Adam Dixon meets The Queen & The Duke of Edinburgh