Good point, but the time must come when we trust them (again?). Incidentally, the laudable ambitions of the founder to extend the service to the farthest corners of the world were made during a time when Britain extended its political, economic and military reach to those corners. We no longer do so; only the earnest desires of our Social Justice Community do, and with my money.Agree with everything apart from the last sentence.
It has been a time-proven , World class life saving at sea Service. All that without government intervention.
A caring, community people power has fueled it and manned it for 7 or 8 generations.
Why would that benefit from the scum that inhabits the HoC ?