Mayors Award 13-5-2015

Mayor Kevin Callan this year has nominated the Boyne Fishermen's Rescue and Recovery Service along with 13 individuals and organisations that have contributed to the life of our town (Drogheda ) and in our community for the yearly mayoral awards.

The Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery service has a reputation as one of the most successful water based search and recovery units in Ireland. Alongside this The Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue provides a 24 hour, 365 days per year emergency response cover for the river Boyne and surrounding areas which is accredited by Irish Water Safety.

The BFRRS is a voluntary unit and rely on donations and fundraising events to keep providing our service to the people of Drogheda and throughout the 32 counties of Ireland when requested from a family if a loved one is missing as we receive no state funding from the government.The awards will be given out on the 13th May at the Highlanes Gallery.So hope to see you there.