Relief lifeboats at Skegness

From time to time, our permanent station lifeboats Lincolnshire Poacher and Peterborough Beer Festival IV have to go away for repair, maintenance or major overhaul. The RNLI maintains a fleet of relief lifeboats to stand in at stations when their own lifeboat is away.

Skegness has seen many of the Oakley, Mersey and D class relief lifeboats. This page lists as many as we can remember and/or have information about.

Relief all-weather lifeboats (Oakley/Mersey class) 

Relief inshore lifeboats (D class)

 

Latest News

  • 23

    Feb

    Early hours race to evacuate injured fisherman for Skegness RNLI volunteers.

    A six strong team of volunteers crew from the towns RNLI lifeboat were asked to assist a fisherman with a broken leg on a vessel in the lower Wash area, off the Norfolk coast. The UK Coastguard requested the launch of the ...

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Latest Launches

23/02/2018 00:04

Assisted 1 Person

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Total Launches 2018

1

ILB Launches 2018

Inshore Lifeboat Launches

0

ALB Launches 2018

All-weather Lifeboat Launches

1

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