Lifeboat try to cut down on unnecessary rescues with engine workshop

The RNLI are to offer free engine maintenance workshops at this year’s Southampton Boat Show.

On Stand C5 there will be experts from the charity’s sea safety section to go through pre-start checks for both inboard and outboard engines and further general advice.

The free booklet Sailing Safety will also be offered to visitors at teh show which starts on September 14.