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KM Electronics Ltd – Welcome to www.yachtbits.com, a family run business operated by KM Electronics Ltd. We are approved service agents for all the leading brands including, Raymarine, Simrad, Lowrance, B&G, Standard Horizon, Icom and many others.

Merchant Navy Association Seavue

Seafarers’ Advice and Information Line, which is a Citizens Advice service dedicated to working and retired seafarers across the UK

RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) Their volunteer lifeboat crews provide a 24-hour rescue service in the UK and Ireland, and seasonal lifeguards look after people on busy beaches. Their Flood Rescue Team helps those affected by flooding.

Maritime And Coastguard Agency

They provide a 24-hour maritime search and rescue service around the UK coast and international search and rescue through HM Coastguard.

Her Majesty’s Coastguard (HMCG) is a section of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency responsible for the initiation and co-ordination of all maritime search and rescue (SAR).

Co-ordinating RNLI, MCA onshore team’s along with Sea Safety Group or NCI team’s.

In the UK, the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) is responsible for the provision of Maritime Safety Information (MSI) to ships at sea, which includes the broadcast of warnings and forecasts. The Met Office initiates warnings and prepares routine forecasts for dissemination on behalf of the MCA.