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  • 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
  • Skegness RNLI lifeboat helps vessel aground in The Wash

    Skegness RNLI lifeboat helps vessel aground in The Wash

    Monday 15 April 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) lifeboat was called out on Saturday afternoon (13 April) after a vessel with two people on board went aground in The Wash.   The all-weather lifeboat Lincolnshire Poacher&n... Read More
  • Beloved pet rescued by Skegness RNLI volunteer crew

    Beloved pet rescued by Skegness RNLI volunteer crew

    Monday 15 April 2013. Author: Adam Holmes

    The crew of Skegness RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) inshore lifeboat Peterborough Beer Festival IV were alerted shortly after 3pm on Saturday (13 April) after a family dog went missing whilst swimming in the sea off Central Beach. ... Read More
  • RNLI boost after dramatic rescue

    RNLI boost after dramatic rescue

    Monday 25 March 2013. Author: Skegness Standard

    The Skegness, Mablethorpe and Cleethorpes RNLI teams received a welcome cash boost recently after a Wolds man embarked on an epic European challenge to raise funds for the charity that rescued him.  In September last year, during the last leg of... Read More
  • £1,000 presented to Skegness RNLI by Ex-servicemen's Club

    £1,000 presented to Skegness RNLI by Ex-servicemen's Club

    Saturday 16 March 2013. Author: Russell Matthews

    Skegness lifeboat station has benefitted from a £1,000 donation from the ex-servicemen's club, Skegness. Members of the club are picture presenting the cheque to Skegness lifeboat 2nd coxswain Richard Watson.... Read More

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All-weather Lifeboat Launches

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