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  • Lifeboat Sea Safety Officer receives prestigious RYA award from HRH Princess Royal

    Lifeboat Sea Safety Officer receives prestigious RYA award from HRH Princess Royal

    Tuesday 23 November 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI’s (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) Lifeboat Sea Safety Officer Peter Barnard MBE was presented with one of the RYA’s (Royal Yachting Association) most prestigious awards - an RYA Lifetime Commitment Award - by HRH the Princess Royal, Pr... Read More
  • Lincolnshire firm hands over phenomenal £100,000 to the RNLI

    Lincolnshire firm hands over phenomenal £100,000 to the RNLI

    Thursday 18 November 2010. Author: Russell Matthews and Cassandra Gonzalez

    Lincolnshire based company, The Recycling Factory (TRF), has helped to raise an amazing £100,000 for the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) by recycling old ink cartridges and mobile phones. During 2010 thousands of supporters have be... Read More
  • Taggs and Pine Trees caravan parks donate to RNLI

    Taggs and Pine Trees caravan parks donate to RNLI

    Sunday 14 November 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    A total of £4,500 has been raised by two Skegness caravan parks during the 2010 season.Coxswain John Irving and crew members visited Taggs Caravan Park on Wainfleet Road, Skegness to collect a cheque for £3,500 last weekend.A further £1,000 was raised and... Read More
  • MEP Emma McClarkin visits Skegness lifeboat station

    MEP Emma McClarkin visits Skegness lifeboat station

    Friday 12 November 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    East Midlands' MEP Emma McClarkin visited Skegness lifeboat station today, meeting Coxswain/Mechanic John Irving and members of the lifeboat crew. ... Read More
  • Skegness lifeboats assist kitesurfer after helicopter exercise

    Skegness lifeboats assist kitesurfer after helicopter exercise

    Saturday 30 October 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Crew members on Skegness' RNLI lifeboats had just completed a training exercise with a RAF rescue helicopter this morning (Saturday) when they spotted a kitesurfer struggling off Central Beach, Skegness. Both lifeboats launched at 10:50am for a planned... Read More
  • Let your legacy be a lifesaver – RNLI launches free wills scheme in Lincolnshire

    Friday 15 October 2010. Author: Deborah Heaton-Caffin

    People aged 55 and over in Lincolnshire can amend or make a will free of charge* during October thanks to a scheme involving a consortium of ten charities, including the RNLI. Four firms of solicitors with offices in Lincoln and North Hykeham a... Read More
  • Fourth launch in five days for Skegness RNLI lifeboats

    Fourth launch in five days for Skegness RNLI lifeboats

    Monday 11 October 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI lifeboats investigate unoccupied yacht, aground Both RNLI lifeboats at Skegness were called out on Saturday (9th oct) morning to investigate a sailing yacht aground near Gibraltar Point, south of Skegness. The inshore lifeboat, Peterborough ... Read More
  • 'Team Lifeboat' wins dance competition

    'Team Lifeboat' wins dance competition

    Friday 8 October 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    An unlikely team of eight Skegness RNLI lifeboat crew members has won the Stars in The Spotlight variety show dance competition. The show, organised by Anne Roberjot-Roberts and Sally Hobbins in aid of The Butterfly Hospice, was a total sell-out with o... Read More
  • Skegness lifeboat crew Dance Team prepares for stage debut

    Skegness lifeboat crew Dance Team prepares for stage debut

    Sunday 3 October 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Eight crew members from Skegness lifeboat station will make their stage debut on Thursday night, 7th October, at the Embassy Centre Theatre.The lifeboat crew "Dance Team" will be performing a routine to a song from the musical Grease in a competition agai... Read More
  • Lincolnshire Poacher returns to Skegness

    Lincolnshire Poacher returns to Skegness

    Wednesday 29 September 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness' all-weather lifeboat (ALB) Lincolnshire Poacher returned to Skegness today following her refit in Scotland, and a short passage from Grimsby Docks.Relief lifeboat Lifetime Care launched from Skegness beach at 9am for the passage north to Bridlin... Read More

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