IWSG Receives its charity number!

IWSG Receives its charity number!

The team have been busy behind the scenes in various meetings, discussions and filing paperwork.   The main thing to note is that we have been officially registered as a charity in England & Wales with the UK Charity Commission. This means a few things for IWSG, one being that we have legal status as […]

IWSG talk to BBC

IWSG talk to BBC

The team attended the Bristol Harbour Festival over the weekend (21,22,23 July) to assist in water safety and give advice to the public about staying safe around the harbour and water in general. Hearing about the volunteering operation, the BBC film crew were interested in gathering some footage of the team speaking with the Gurgul […]

INC: 6578 Reports Person Jumping Bristol Harbour

INC: 6578 Reports Person Jumping Bristol Harbour

The team received an active shout whilst on scene of INC: 6577 with reports of a person jumping into the water around Arnolfini, Bristol Harbour. The team mobilised and were on scene in about 1 minute, conducted a search of the area and attempted to establish more information. With information provided by festival security and […]

IWSG Receives staggering public support

IWSG Receives staggering public support

Well, a LOT has happened in the past few weeks! The team has been hot in the press recently, we have been featured in the Bristol Post with various articles such as this one detailing our plans to set up safety boat patrols in the Bristol Floating Harbour. We have been live on BBC Points […]