Throwbag Training Street Pastors River Tay Perth Perthshire Scotland

Tour Scotland video of Street Pastors from Perth receiving Throwbag training from Tayside Fire and Rescue on the River Tay in Perth, Perthshire. The use of a throw bag is generally used to rescue someone who is swimming down a river after, for example, capsizing their kayak or canoe. Tayside Fire and Rescue cover an area of approximately 7,500 square kilometres, with a population of 392,000. The majority of the population is centred in Dundee and Perth with the remainder spread throughout a number of towns and villages in Angus and Perth and Kinross. The Perth group of Street Pastors have been working on the streets of Perth since February 2008 and provide a valuable service for young people in Perth