The MP added: “There seems to be no movement by the MCA on the point I raised that
the MCA withholding their telephone number when making calls, this prevents people
from phoning back if they miss the call - this is crucial.”
Mr MacNeil higlighted: “As I have previously said, RNLI crews would rather be called
to a false alarm than to be called out late to an emergency.
“I am pleased that this issue is getting the serious attention it deserves and that
the maritime minister will be arranging a further meeting in the New Year.”
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