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  • Skegness RNLI lifeboats launch for third time in three days

    Skegness RNLI lifeboats launch for third time in three days

    Monday 28 June 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Both Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeboats at Skegness have today (Monday) been launched for the third time in three days when clothes and shoes were found abandoned on the beach to the north of the Lincolnshire town.The Inshore Lifeboat (I... Read More
  • Lifeboat crews warn of inflatable dangers after rescue of two from drifting dinghy

    Thursday 24 June 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeboat crew members at Skegness are today (Thursday) repeating warnings about the dangers of using inflatable dinghies on Lincolnshire’s coast. The charity’s Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) launched a 12:30 this ... Read More
  • Second Launch in 12 hours for Skegness RNLI Lifeboat

    Second Launch in 12 hours for Skegness RNLI Lifeboat

    Friday 11 June 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    The Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) All-weather Lifeboat launched for the second time in just over 12 hours this morning, when she was tasked to assist a sailing yacht 18 miles north-east of Skegness.The lifeboat launched at 2:36am wit... Read More
  • Skegness Lifeboat Stands-by as Yachts Head for Safety

    Skegness Lifeboat Stands-by as Yachts Head for Safety

    Thursday 10 June 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    The Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) All-weather Lifeboat launched into choppy seas and strong winds this afternoon, after communications with a yacht that had run aground were lost. Lifetime Care, the relief Mersey-class lifeboat at Sk... Read More
  • Skegness RNLI Lifeboat Assists Lone Yachtsman

    Skegness RNLI Lifeboat Assists Lone Yachtsman

    Friday 28 May 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    The Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) lifeboat was in action this evening following a call for help from a lone yachtsman off the Lincolnshire coast.The all-weather lifeboat Lifetime Care launched just before 7pm at the request of Yarmou... Read More
  • Ready, steady, sprint for the RNLI in Lincolnshire this summer

    Ready, steady, sprint for the RNLI in Lincolnshire this summer

    Friday 14 May 2010. Author: Deborah Heaton-Caffin

    Runners in Lincolnshire are being asked to put their put their best foot forward to raise money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s (RNLI) lifeguard service on the East Lindsey coast.The charity’s Summer Sprint series, taking place at locations ... Read More
  • Skegness Lifeboat 'Lincolnshire Poacher' off for Refit

    Skegness Lifeboat 'Lincolnshire Poacher' off for Refit

    Wednesday 12 May 2010. Author: Russell Matthews

    The Skegness RNLI Lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher left Skegness yesterday morning (Tuesday) for a major refit in Scotland.The Poacher launched from Skegness at approx 1030 BST for the short passage to Grimsby fish docks where she was lifted out of the water... Read More
  • RNLI Legacy Awareness Week

    Monday 10 May 2010. Author: Alison Levett

    A Lincolnshire woman whose sister left the Royal National Lifeboat Institution a generous legacy to help save lives at sea is urging people to follow her sister’s example and consider leaving the charity a gift in their Will during the RNLI’s first Legacy... Read More
  • Skegness lifeboats '2nd busiest' in The North in 2009

    Skegness lifeboats '2nd busiest' in The North in 2009

    Monday 25 January 2010. Author: Alison Levett

    As figures are released today (Monday 25 January) showing volunteer Royal National Lifeboat Institution crews in the north of England had their busiest year on record in 2009, the charity is calling on the public to support its biggest day of fundraising,... Read More
  • Skegness RNLI lifeboats called twice to fishing vessel

    Friday 13 November 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Both Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeboats at Skegness were called out yesterday (Thursday) evening when a fishing vessel ran aground on a sandbank east of Gibralter Point. The all-weather lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher and inshore li... Read More

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