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Dominator oven to sail the Atlantic and the Amazon, and feed two Navy Admirals

Falcon supports Vine Trust’s #FloatTheBoat campaign to deliver a fully equipped primary healthcare vessel to the Peruvian Amazon.

They build them tough in Scotland.  Which is just as well for the Dominator Plus oven range that Falcon has donated to the Vine Trust.  It’s about to take a tricky, six week Atlantic crossing in a 30m boat, the Forth Hope, from Rosyth, Scotland to Iquitos in Peru. Once there, it will spend 20 years feeding the crews as the vessel sails up and down the Peruvian Amazon, providing 100,000 medical and dental consultations a year.  The ship has a dental surgery, operating theatre, consultation rooms and a pharmacy, enabling international medical and dental volunteers, alongside a team of local clinicians, to transform lives in some of the world’s most vulnerable communities.  (more…)