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  • SOS Day Car Wash raises £650

    SOS Day Car Wash raises £650

    Saturday 1 February 2014. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness lifeboat station's annual SOS Day Car Wash fund-raising event has raised £650 for the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution). Lifeboat crew members and station personn... Read More
  • First call for ILB in 2014

    First call for ILB in 2014

    Sunday 5 January 2014. Author: Russell Matthews

    The Skegness RNLI inshore lifeboat (ILB) Peterborough Beer Festival IV was called out for the first time in 2014 today when Coastguards requested the lifeboat launch to assist an injured individual on the beach at Chapel Point. When the lifeb... Read More
  • Skegness lifeboat crew members deployed with RNLI Flood Response Team

    Skegness lifeboat crew members deployed with RNLI Flood Response Team

    Thursday 5 December 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Two Skegness RNLI lifeboat crew members have today been deployed to Suffolk with the RNLI's Flood Response Team (FRT). Inshore lifeboat Senior Helmsman Tony Kelly and crew member Will Watson have arrived in Suffolk and ar... Read More
  • Blue Anchor Leisure boost for Skegness RNLI

    Blue Anchor Leisure boost for Skegness RNLI

    Sunday 1 December 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Jonathan Moses, a director of Blue Anchor Leisure Ltd presents Ray Chapman, Coxswain of Skegness lifeboat, with a cheque for £2320 following a training launch on Sunday morning.  £1160 was raised during a raffle at the... Read More
  • Skegness RNLI lifeboat launches in 'challenging' conditions

    Skegness RNLI lifeboat launches in 'challenging' conditions

    Sunday 13 October 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Conditions at sea were described as 'challenging' yesterday (Saturday), as the volunteer crew of the Skegness RNLI lifeboat returned to the town following a call out in winds gusting up to force nine.   The relief a... Read More
  • Broken down fishing vessel towed off Skegness beach by RNLI lifeboats

    Broken down fishing vessel towed off Skegness beach by RNLI lifeboats

    Thursday 26 September 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Both of Skegness’ RNLI lifeboats were called out this morning (Thursday) to assist a 47ft fishing vessel aground on the beach at Skegness. The FV Jolene, from King’s Lynn, suffered engine failure and was blowing close ashore... Read More
  • Centrica Energy cyclists support for saving lives at sea

    Centrica Energy cyclists support for saving lives at sea

    Wednesday 25 September 2013. Author: Russell Matthews and Emily Highmore-Talbot

    A team from Centrica Energy’s Power business has completed a special cycling challenge in aid of the RNLI – the charity that saves lives at sea. Thirteen cyclists from Centrica’s renewables,... Read More
  • Skegness RNLI lifeboat volunteers involved in ‘Titanic’ rescue

    Skegness RNLI lifeboat volunteers involved in ‘Titanic’ rescue

    Monday 2 September 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Volunteer RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) crew members of Skegness’ inshore lifeboat were today (Monday) surprised to discover they had been called out to rescue a boat named Titanic.   The vessel, an 8ft fishing dinghy that had bee... Read More
  • Lincolnshire Co-op Community Champions

    Lincolnshire Co-op Community Champions

    Saturday 20 July 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    After several months of fundraising for the Skegness RNLI, Lincolnshire Co-op have presented Coxswain Ray Chapman with a cheque for £778.53. The RNLI has been Lincolnshire Co-op's 'Community Champions' for the past three months.  ... Read More
  • Bike Night at Skegness lifeboat station

    Bike Night at Skegness lifeboat station

    Thursday 18 July 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Around 200 bikes and bikers have descended on Skegness lifeboat station this evening for our annual Bike Night fundraising event. Bikers from across the county rode into town in the sun and congregated outside the lifeboat stati... Read More

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