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  • Fishing Boat recovered following Engine failure.

    Fishing Boat recovered following Engine failure.

    Wednesday 27 August 2008. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Whilst returning to the station following a service call to the Ingoldmells area, another request for assistance was received from the Coastguard regarding a missing Fishing Boat.The crew set work and located the fishing boat approximately 2.5 miles from ... Read More
  • Second Major Search in a Week

    Wednesday 6 August 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    Both Skegness RNLI Lifeboats, Lincolnshire Poacher and Leicester Fox II, launched on Tuesday night when a man was thought to be entering the water at Gibralter Point, south of Skegness.The 51 year old male had crashed his car and set fire to it near the h... Read More
  • ILB Joins Major Sea & Air Search

    Wednesday 30 July 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) Leicester Fox II launched just after 5pm tonight (Tuesday) to join two RNLI Lifeboats from Mablethorpe in a search off the coast east of Huttoft in Lincolnshire.Coastguards received reports of a possible person in the ... Read More
  • Skegness Lifeboat Flag Week raises nearly £5000

    Skegness Lifeboat Flag Week raises nearly £5000

    Tuesday 29 July 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    The annual Skegness Lifeboat Flag Week came to an end on Saturday with an impressive display of sea rescue off the beach at Skegness – and a total of £4879 being raised for the RNLI. Both Skegness RNLI Lifeboats launched at 3pm, to demonstrate re... Read More
  • ILB used for Beach Rescue

    Monday 28 July 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    Without even going to sea, Skegness Inshore Lifeboat Leicester Fox II was involved in saving a man with heart problems on Skegness Beach. Local Coastguards were alerted to a man in his 50's suffering from heart problems on the beach on Sunday evening. ... Read More
  • Lifeboat Day provides opportunity for Skegness lifeboat book launch.

    Lifeboat Day provides opportunity for Skegness lifeboat book launch.

    Wednesday 23 July 2008. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Saturday 26th July 2008 will see Skegness Lifeboat Station hold its annual Flag Day, The day will be packed with various stalls including Water or Wine, Tombola, Raffle, Face painting, name the Teddy and lots lots more. Both boats will be going to ... Read More
  • Seabank Runners Raise £800

    Seabank Runners Raise £800

    Wednesday 16 July 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness Lifeboat crew members Lee St Quinton, Amy Cobble and Dean Summer were joined by Craig Lymer, Katie Taylor and Ryan Ellis to raise money for the RNLI in this years Boston-Skegness Seabank Marathon in June. In total, approx £800 was raised... Read More
  • Woman Saved by Skegness Inshore Lifeboat

    Woman Saved by Skegness Inshore Lifeboat

    Saturday 12 July 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness ILB launched on Monday night to rescue a woman seen struggling in the water approximately 75 yards off Sea View Road, Skegness. The crew of the lifeboat were washing down the boat following an exercise launch when Yarmouth Coastguard requested... Read More
  • Joel Grunnill M.B.E.

    Joel Grunnill M.B.E.

    Thursday 19 June 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    Joel Grunnill, Chairman of the Management Committee of Skegness Lifeboat Station, has been honoured in The Queen’s Birthday Honours list. The station celebrated the honour by taking Joel on board the Lincolnshire Poacher during their exercise launch on... Read More
  • Join Us on Facebook

    Join Us on Facebook

    Wednesday 18 June 2008. Author: Russell Matthews

    If you're one of the millions of people logging on to Facebook every day, show your friends you support the Skegness Lifeboats by joining our new Facebook Group. With over 50 members and over 100 photos uploaded, the group is already on... Read More

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