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  • Skegness beach again a Blue Flag and Seaside Award winner

    Skegness beach again a Blue Flag and Seaside Award winner

    Thursday 21 May 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    Just days before RNLI lifeguards are set to resume their service at Skegness, the beach has again been awarded the Blue Flag and 2015 Seaside Award. The Blue Flag Award is the international quality mark for beaches. The presti... Read More
  • Fourth launch in 10 days for Skegness all-weather lifeboat as boat sinks in The Wash

    Fourth launch in 10 days for Skegness all-weather lifeboat as boat sinks in The Wash

    Wednesday 20 May 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness' all-weather RNLI lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher was launched for the fourth time in 10 days last night (Tuesday) following reports of a vessel sinking in The Wash. Humber Coastguard requested the launch of... Read More
  • RNLI lifeguards return to offer a reassuring presence on Skegness beach

    RNLI lifeguards return to offer a reassuring presence on Skegness beach

    Tuesday 19 May 2015. Author: Clare Hopps

    Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards will be returning to keep watch over Skegness beach from this weekend (Saturday 23 May). The charity's lifeguards, in association with East Lindsey District Council, will be operating daily sa... Read More
  • Hildreds Shopping Centre collection raises over £1,200 for RNLI

    Hildreds Shopping Centre collection raises over £1,200 for RNLI

    Friday 15 May 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    A charity collection at the Hildreds Shopping Centre in Skegness has raised over £1,200 for Skegness RNLI. The two-day event saw fundraisers and lifeboat crew members collecting in and outside the shopping centre on Friday and... Read More
  • Skegness RNLI lifeboat in multi-vessel Mayday response off Lincolnshire coast

    Skegness RNLI lifeboat in multi-vessel Mayday response off Lincolnshire coast

    Tuesday 12 May 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) lifeboat was called out again today (Tuesday) for the second time in four days when a yacht sent out a Mayday distress call off the Lincolnshire coast. The two-man crew of the yacht Dolphin of Rhu wer... Read More
  • Skegness and Wells lifeboats help lone yachtsman after steering problem

    Skegness and Wells lifeboats help lone yachtsman after steering problem

    Sunday 10 May 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) lifeboat was launched yesterday morning (Saturday) to go to the aid of a lone sailor on a yacht off Skegness beach. The town's all-weather lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher was requested to laun... Read More
  • Yellow Welly pin badges available for RNLI Mayday

    Yellow Welly pin badges available for RNLI Mayday

    Friday 1 May 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    The RNLI's national fundraising campaign, Mayday, takes place over the May day bank holiday weekend this year. The public are being asked to show their support for the RNLI by purchasing and wearing a Yellow Welly pin badge. These are ... Read More
  • Lifeboat Amy to run London Marathon

    Lifeboat Amy to run London Marathon

    Thursday 23 April 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    A Skegness lifeboat crew member will join tens of thousands of other runners from around the world on Sunday morning to take part in the Virgin Money London Marathon. Volunteer crew member Amy St Quinton has been train... Read More
  • Morrisons collection raises £1,176 for Skegness RNLI

    Morrisons collection raises £1,176 for Skegness RNLI

    Monday 23 March 2015. Author: Russell Matthews

    A bucket collection held at Morrisons supermarket in Skegness has raised £1,176 for the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution). Fundraisers and lifeboat crew members descended on the Wainfleet Road store for the two-day colle... Read More
  • Volunteers needed for RNLI's Mayday

    Volunteers needed for RNLI's Mayday

    Thursday 19 March 2015. Author: Alison Levett

    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is issuing its own call for help, appealing for volunteers and fundraisers to get involved with 'Mayday', the charity’s forthcoming national fundraising event which will take place from 1–4 May this year. ... Read More

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