D-739 Peterborough Beer Festival IV
Peterborough Beer Festival IV was officially put on service at Skegness RNLI Lifeboat Station at 8pm on Thursday 2 October 2010 by Deputy Divisional Inspector Sarah Nimmo-Scott.
Peterborough Beer Festival IV launching on exercise, September 2010. (Photo: Steve Gould)
The new £31,000 D-class inshore lifeboat was funded from the generous donations of visitors to the annual CAMRA Peterborough Beer Festival.
Peterborough Beer Festival IV on exercise, September 2010. (Photo: Steve Gould)
The boat is 5 knots faster than the old D class and also has enhanced manoeuvrability, built in navigation system and is ideal for providing a rapid response to distress calls close to shore.
Tesco donation to help fuel life savers
Staff from local supermarket, Tesco, arrived at the RNLI Station in Skegness today (Thursday 13 July 2017) to deliver their first supply of groceries to help keep our volunteers going when they’re at sea saving lives. Staff from Tesco made ...