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  • Safety brings rewards for the Lifeboat.

    Safety brings rewards for the Lifeboat.

    Sunday 24 June 2007. Author: Ben Hardaker

    One hundred days without an accident on the Resolution rig have brought the Royal National Lifeboat Institution a boost of £250. The Resolution is currently moored three miles off Skegness, the rig is busily driving the foundation columns in for th... Read More
  • St George's day walkers.

    St George's day walkers.

    Sunday 24 June 2007. Author: Ben Hardaker

    A couple from Cheshire have clocked up 700 miles since St George’s Day in April walking a route that followed the cross of St George across England hoping to raise £6,000 for the RNLI and Diabetes UK.   Martyn King and Sally Tooze who li... Read More
  • Launch: 18th June 2007

    Monday 18 June 2007. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Three rescued from dinghies   SKEGNESS RNLI inshore lifeboat rescued three men in their twenties from two dinghies drifting off Anchor Lane, Chapel St Leonards on Monday afternoon. The three from Doncaster were part of a larger group and they... Read More
  • Private Porter!

    Private Porter!

    Wednesday 13 June 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Crew member James Porter has left Skegness for pastures new, On Monday 11th june 2007, he started his basic training to join the British Army.James has served on the crew for the last 2 years, although he has been volunteering for many years around the bo... Read More
  • Seabank runners raise funds for the Lifeboat.

    Seabank runners raise funds for the Lifeboat.

    Sunday 10 June 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Sunday 10th June 2007 saw the annual Seabank Marathon, this year runners left the Skegness Lifeboat station and headed south for Boston.Taking part this year were crew members Nick Preston and Luke Peniak, they were joined by the stations Lifeboat medical... Read More
  • New Pagers arrive at Skegness.

    New Pagers arrive at Skegness.

    Thursday 7 June 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    The new breed of pagers arrived in Skegness this week, manufactured by Swissphone, the DE920 offers a range of tones programmable for different messages received.The pagers are lightweight and have programmable volume control, allowing a loud setting for ... Read More
  • Photographic honours for Ray.

    Photographic honours for Ray.

    Tuesday 5 June 2007. Author: Lee St Quinton

    Ray Chapman, the second coxswain of the Skegness lifeboat , won the all weather lifeboat category for his photo of Humber Severn class lifeboat and a helicopter assisting a yacht in distress. Ray said: ‘The photo was taken during the rescue of four men wh... Read More
  • Launch: 1st June 2007

    Launch: 1st June 2007

    Friday 1 June 2007. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Lost Rudder Launches Lifeboat. Skegness RNLI all weather lifeboat 'The Lincolnshire Poacher' was called on to help a 30ft fishing boat off Skegness on Friday evening. The Whitby Crest with a crew of two, had broken down with a lost rudder about... Read More
  • RNLI urges Lincolnshire beach goers to think safety not sand

    RNLI urges Lincolnshire beach goers to think safety not sand

    Thursday 24 May 2007. Author: Alison Levett

    Despite the fact that people are 500 times less likely to drown at a lifeguard patrolled beach than at a non-lifeguarded location(1), an RNLI survey has... Read More
  • Launch: 18th May 2007

    Launch: 18th May 2007

    Friday 18 May 2007. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Father and son saved by Skegness RNLI   A father and son from Lincoln were rescued by Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat on Friday morning after their 12ft day-boat capsized off Ingoldmells. They were clinging to the side of the vessel when t... Read More

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