Some tender loving care for Avocet

MVS Poole workhorse Avocet received a dose of tender loving care on the 6th December after being lifted out of the water for the first time in a year. The lifting operation was carried on Thursday morning at Saltern’s Marina under the watchful eye of Avocet‘s boatswain, Martin Hale. Once in the air Avocet was … Read more

Funding boost for MVS Poole Unit

The Talbot Village Trust has supported MVS Poole with a £20,000 grant to purchase and update its RIB and teaching equipment. The Trust is the legacy of two sisters who founded Talbot Village in the mid-19th century as a reaction to rural poverty. Head of Unit Nigel Barrow said “We are so thankful to Talbot Village Trust … Read more