D-538 Tom Broom
Long-term relief inshore lifeboat D-538 Tom Broom was put on station at Skegness in early 2009 following the withdrawal to the training fleet of Leicester Fox II.
The lifeboat was funded by an appeal by the Stamford branch of the RNLI and had previously served at Stranraer lifeboat station from 1998-2008 before joining the relief fleet.
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 ...