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  • Launch: 9th October 2005

    Sunday 9 October 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    False alarm – good intent. Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat the Leicester Fox II was called out at 12.45pm following a call from a member of the public that they had seen what they thought was a... Read More
  • Busy summer for the North’s RNLI lifeboat crews

    Monday 3 October 2005. Author: Alison Levett

    RNLI lifeboats in the north have had one of their busiest summers on record, launching an average of five times each day in June, July and August. Preliminary figures* issued today (Monday 3 O... Read More
  • Launch: 23rd September 2005

    Friday 23 September 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Kite surfer parted from board.  SKEGNESS RNLI inshore lifeboat was called out at 11.16am on Friday September 23rd to help a kite surfer who was in difficulties 200 metres off Central Beac... Read More
  • Launch: 11th September 2005

    Sunday 11 September 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Engine failure brings out ILB SKEGNESS RNLI inshore lifeboat was called out 11.45am on Sunday following problems with a local dive boat off Winthorpe Avenue. The ILB crew towed the dive boat w... Read More
  • 33 years service recognised

    33 years service recognised

    Friday 9 September 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    SKEGNESS Ladies Lifeboat Guild continues to be a major fundraiser for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, raising £6,782 already this year to the end of July and the group relies entirely on volunteers who give their time freely. One such la... Read More
  • RNLI is Lincolnshire Co-operative’s charity of the year

    RNLI is Lincolnshire Co-operative’s charity of the year

    Thursday 8 September 2005. Author: Alison Levett

    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is set for a major fundraising boost after being selected as the Lincolnshire Co-operative’s charity of the year. Over the next 12... Read More
  • Launch: 6th September 2005

    Tuesday 6 September 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    ILB launch to man in sea Skegness RNLI ILB launched at 1635hrs to go to the aid of a man threatening suicide in the sea at Central Beach, Skegness. The crewmembers were able to reach the man b... Read More
  • Launch: 3rd September 2005

    Saturday 3 September 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Callout to yacht with engine trouble. SKEGNESS RNLI all weather lifeboat the Lincolnshire Poacher launched just after 6pm on Saturday to go to the aid of a 24ft yacht called Floozy. The Tetney... Read More
  • Launch: 1st September 2005

    Thursday 1 September 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Callout to swimmer. SKEGNESS RNLI inshore lifeboat was called out at 5pm to go to the aid of a boy in the sea at Ingoldmells near Butlins holiday centre. He had been brought ashore before the ... Read More
  • Launch: 30th August 2005

    Tuesday 30 August 2005. Author: Ben Hardaker

    Collecting dinghies SKEGNESS RNLI inshore lifeboat was called out at 4pm after reports of inflatables seen in the water. All were unoccupied and thought to have blown out to sea the previous d... Read More

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