Adrian helps to rebuild lives in storm damaged communities
0 Have your say A police inspector has just returned from helping with the relief efforts of a storm-damaged community in America.
Inspector Adrian Smiles, vice chairman of the Northumbria Police Federation, was one of a team of seven volunteers for disaster relief charity Team Rubicon UK deployed to Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after August’s catastrophic storms.
Adrian, a British Army veteran from North Shields, gave up two weeks of his holiday to help the charity, working in temperatures of more than 100F with 98 per cent humidity.
Adrian said: “Manual labour in 90 degree heat and 95 per cent... read more
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