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  • Long service presentation for Mick Abbott

    Long service presentation for Mick Abbott

    Sunday 17 December 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Ex RNLI Skegness lifeboat crewmember Mick Abbott was honoured at the annual station dinner held in the North Shore Hotel last week. Mr Abbott and his son Gavin who is also a crewmember together run the local building contractors firm of the same name an... Read More
  • Launch: 26th November 2006

    Sunday 26 November 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Kite surfers launch the ILB   Skegness RNLI Inshore Lifeboat launched just after 3pm on Sunday November 26th to go to the aid of two kite surfers off Skegness north beach. A member of the public had seen them apparently in difficulties a... Read More
  • Long service presentation for Ray McDermott

    Long service presentation for Ray McDermott

    Thursday 16 November 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    He served 16 years and one month as a volunteer for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution and last week Ray McDermott returned to the Skegness Lifeboat Station to receive his long service certificate from Divisional Inspector Andrew Ashton.   ... Read More
  • Thanks for the help

    Sunday 29 October 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Skegness Lifeboat Station has received a substantial boost in funds thanks to the efforts of four local venues during the season with donations of more than £5,000 presented over the last 10 ... Read More
  • Launch: 24th October 2006

    Tuesday 24 October 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Aircraft crash sparks search.   An RAF Tornado GR4 crashed in the Wash near the Holbeach practise bombing range around 11am on Tuesday October 24th and sparked a full-scale search. The Skegness all weather lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher j... Read More
  • Launch: 5th October 2006

    Thursday 5 October 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Beacon launches lifeboat   Skegness RNLI all weather lifeboat The Lincolnshire Poacher was called out just after 5.30pm on Thursday following an alert raised by Yarmouth Coastguard. An emergency beacon known as an epirb had been triggered and... Read More
  • Second busiest summer for RNLI lifeboat crews in the north

    Tuesday 26 September 2006. Author: Alison Levett

    RNLI lifeboat crews in the charity’s North Division have had their second busiest summer on record, with more than 500 launches in June, July and August. Provisional figures* issued today (Tue... Read More
  • Launch: 10th September 2006

    Sunday 10 September 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Trawler in tow.   Skegness RNLI all weather lifeboat The Lincolnshire Poacher was called out to help a fishing vessel in trouble 12 miles east of Mablethorpe on Sunday evening. The Poacher launched at 8.45pm and was on scene with the vessel Q... Read More
  • £30,000 boost to Lincolnshire Lifeboats

    Thursday 7 September 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Lincoln Co-op has quite a reputation for fundraising and usually presents in excess of £20,000 to charity each year. The last year has been dedicated to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s Lincolnshire lifeboat stations.   Over the... Read More
  • £30,000 boost to Lincolnshire Lifeboats

    Thursday 7 September 2006. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Lincoln Co-op has quite a reputation for fundraising and usually presents in excess of £20,000 to charity each year. The last year has been dedicated to the Royal National Lifeboat Institutio... Read More

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