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  • Lifeboat Day Photos in the NEW Gallery!

    Lifeboat Day Photos in the NEW Gallery!

    Monday 13 August 2007. Author: Russell Matthews

    Photos from Lifeboat Day 2007 have now been uploaded to our new gallery. • The NEW Gallery • Lifeboat Day 2007 ... Read More
  • Vellum awards for Skegness lifeboat crew member

    Vellum awards for Skegness lifeboat crew member

    Saturday 4 August 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Saturday 4th August 2007 saw awards being handed over to members of the Humber Lifeboat crew, and one member of the Skegness Lifeboat crew. Skegness Lifeboat crew member Peter price was awarded a Vellum service certificate, acknowledging the part he pl... Read More
  • Three saved from sinking speed boat.

    Three saved from sinking speed boat.

    Saturday 14 July 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    BOTH SKEGNESS RNLI Lifeboats were launched on Saturday to go to the aid of three people aboard a speedboat with engine failure approximately four miles east of Ingoldmells. Fortunately they were carrying a VHF radio and were able to transmit a Mayday call... Read More
  • Ken Holland B.E.M., 1923 - 2007

    Ken Holland B.E.M., 1923 - 2007

    Thursday 12 July 2007. Author: Russell Matthews

    Former Skegness Lifeboat Coxswain Ken Holland has passed away aged 85. His dedication to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution spanned nearly seven decades, from joining as a shore helper in 1939 until his retirement from the station committee last y... Read More
  • Double Launch for ALB

    Double Launch for ALB

    Wednesday 11 July 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    After a quiet start to the year, Skegness RNLI All-weather Lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher was called to two separate incidents off the Lincolnshire coast on Wednesday. The lifeboat was first called to launch at 15:48 to locate a fishing vessel that was ... Read More
  • Seven saved on 7/7/07

    Monday 9 July 2007. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat, Leicester Fox II, launched at 14:10 on Saturday following reports from lifeguards of a Jet Ski in trouble off Sea View Road, North of Skegness.  In good weather and sea conditions the ILB arrived on scene withi... Read More
  • Spilsby Show Fundraiser.

    Spilsby Show Fundraiser.

    Sunday 8 July 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    This years Spilsby Show welcomed the Skegness Lifeboat Crew, and nominated the organisation as the principal benifactor. The Skegness crew joined forces with the Woodhall Spa Fundraising branch, who sold of sorts of Lifeboat Merchandise and ran a b... Read More
  • Ben Hardaker stands down as Station Press Officer.

    Ben Hardaker stands down as Station Press Officer.

    Sunday 1 July 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Ben has been the official stations Press Officer since 1995, during this time Ben worked as a free lance photographer supplying photographs to local and national newspapers.Ben gave up much of his spare time ringing around all the local newspapers and rad... Read More
  • The Waddington Partnership.

    The Waddington Partnership.

    Wednesday 27 June 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    The Skegness lifeboat station has been connected with the Waddington Survival School over the last year.Responsible for sea survival training at Waddington, the instructors train RAF staff in evacuation techniques and skills to keep them alive should thei... Read More
  • Skegness Flag Day.

    Skegness Flag Day.

    Tuesday 26 June 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Skegness Lifeboat station will be holding its annual open day on Saturday 28th July 2007.Both lifeboats will be on display in front of the boathouse, later in the afternoon both boats will go to see.Come on down and meet the crew members from Skegness, th... Read More

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