Border Farce! Three of Britain’s boats tasked with patrolling the Channel are ‘undergoing repairs more than 130 miles away in the Port of Lowestoft’
- Three out of Britain’s five Border Force cutters are currently tied up in Suffolk
- The vessels are tasked with monitoring the English Channel for migrants
Three out of five of Britain’s Broder Force cutters are currently undergoing maintenance instead of patrolling the English Channel protecting the nation’s coastline.
HMC Protector, Valiant and Seeker are all tied up in Lowestoft, Suffolk where they are all undergoing repairs, or recertification.
HMC Protector was bought second hand from the Finnish Navy in 2013. According to marine tracking data it has been moored up for the past six months awaiting…