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  • Another busy Sunday for Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat

    Another busy Sunday for Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat

    Sunday 16 August 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    After a quiet week, the volunteer crews of the Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat had another busy Sunday in the sun today as crowds flocked to the beaches at Skegness, Ingoldmells and Chapel St Leonards. The lifeboat was first called at about 11am while o... Read More
  • 'Crazy' day for the RNLI at Skegness

    'Crazy' day for the RNLI at Skegness

    Sunday 9 August 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    With the sun shining on Skegness, the RNLI lifeboat crews and lifeguards have experienced their busiest day during 2009 so far, together dealing with dozens of incidents along the Lincolnshire coast and on the beaches at Skegness, Ingoldmells and Chapel S... Read More
  • Skegness lifeboat attends sunken vessel in The Wash (Updated)

    Skegness lifeboat attends sunken vessel in The Wash (Updated)

    Friday 7 August 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI Lifeboat the Lincolnshire Poacher launched yesterday afternoon (Thursday) following a Mayday call from a vessel in The Wash. The Hunstanton RNLI lifeboat and hovercraft were also requested to launch by Yarmouth Coastguard. The Antigua was... Read More
  • Successful RNLI fundraising week and Lifeboat Day

    Successful RNLI fundraising week and Lifeboat Day

    Tuesday 4 August 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI's lifeboat crews, lifeguards and Ladies' Lifeboat Guild have raised nearly £4,700 for the RNLI during their annual fundraising week and Lifeboat Day activities. Ladies from the Guild were out in force all week with a large model of ... Read More
  • Busy day for Skegness inshore lifeboat

    Busy day for Skegness inshore lifeboat

    Tuesday 4 August 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat (ILB) Tom Broom was called out twice yesterday (Monday) to two very similar incidents off the Lincolnshire coast.The lifeboat was first called at 2:46pm to a small speedboat with engine problems approximately half a mile off... Read More
  • Early morning call for the Lincolnshire Poacher

    Early morning call for the Lincolnshire Poacher

    Monday 27 July 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness lifeboat's volunteer crews had an early wakeup call this morning (Monday) when a boat off the Lincolnshire coast required assistance.The RNLI all-weather lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher was launched at 2:45am to the 70ft motor boat Ferry Queen that... Read More
  • Skegness inshore lifeboat searches for 'swimmer' off Ingoldmells Point

    Skegness inshore lifeboat searches for 'swimmer' off Ingoldmells Point

    Wednesday 22 July 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    The Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat (ILB) launched at 3:25pm this afternoon (Wednesday 22nd) following reports from a person at Ingoldmells Point of a swimmer in the water drifting out to sea in the strong offshore wind. Three volunteer crewmembers onbo... Read More
  • Skegness RNLI lifeboat crew and lifeguards join forces to save swimmer

    Skegness RNLI lifeboat crew and lifeguards join forces to save swimmer

    Tuesday 21 July 2009. Author: Rory Stamp

    Skegness RNLI lifeboat volunteer crew members and RNLI lifeguards worked together to save a hypothermic, shocked swimmer last night (20 July). The man was swimming around 250m off Skegness beach shortly before 6pm when he became exhausted in th... Read More
  • Skegness Inshore Lifeboat Assists 15ft Motor Boat

    Skegness Inshore Lifeboat Assists 15ft Motor Boat

    Monday 20 July 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) Inshore Lifeboat launched just after 5:40pm yesterday (Sunday) afternoon following reports from RNLI Lifeguards on the beach of a small motor vessel in difficulties just north of Skegness Pier. The t... Read More
  • Swim a Mile for Skegness RNLI Lifeguards!

    Swim a Mile for Skegness RNLI Lifeguards!

    Friday 17 July 2009. Author: Russell Matthews

    Embassy Swimming Pool, Skegness – Saturday 8 August 10am-4pm RNLI Lifeguards are now on beaches in Skegness, and you can support the launch of this lifesaving service by swimming a mile! Come and join us at the Embassy Swimming Pool in Skegness on Sat... Read More

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