Articles by: Simon Tann
Founder and Creative Director of the West Sussex based Web Design, SEO and Digital Marketing Agency: Tann Westlake. Globe Trotter, Thrill Seeker, Tea Drinker and RNLI Lifeboat Crew.

  • 35ft Yacht shout

    35ft Yacht shout

    Call Reports March 14, 2014 1:09 pm no comments

    Yesterday’s shout, launch at 5:10pm to a 35ft yacht on passage from Brighton to Chichester. A headwind made for slow progress, so the crew opted to motor, but the engine wouldn’t run properly. Changed course for Littlehampton, but the full ebb and weight of rainwater meant a 5 knot current […]

  • Littlehampton RNLI Chairman Peter Cheney

    Littlehampton RNLI Chairman Peter Cheney

    News, Uncategorized January 12, 2014 4:40 pm 1 comment

    We have to bring you some sad news. Many will have heard that last week we lost a major figure in the history of our lifeboat station. When the RNLI decided to re-establish a lifeboat station in Littlehampton, it was to Peter Cheney that they turned. The previous station had been […]

  • Give a Lifesaving Gift this Christmas

    Give a Lifesaving Gift this Christmas

    News November 1, 2013 10:27 am no comments

    Everyday, RNLI volunteers from all walks of life drop everything to save lives at sea. When you give a Lifesaving Gift, you’re helping them get ready for the launch. Give a gift that saves lives – support our volunteer crew from just £10: Click Here

  • Littlehampton RNLI Beach Rescue

    Littlehampton RNLI Beach Rescue

    Call Reports September 8, 2013 12:32 pm no comments

    ‘Blue Peter 1’, Littlehampton’s Atlantic 75 lifeboat was launched today at 12:32 after a call to the station reporting a 24ft sailing boat washed ashore on the beach at Ferring. The yacht sailing in very shallow water came in to difficulty and with a broken tiller ran aground. The crew […]

  • Littlehampton RNLI Jet Ski Rescue

    Littlehampton RNLI Jet Ski Rescue

    Call Reports May 6, 2013 5:34 pm no comments

    Littlehampton lifeboat station launched ‘Blue Peter 1’ their Atlantic 75 on bank holiday Monday at 17:34 to rescue a lone young man on a broken down jet ski off Goring. The crew, Ross Bowman, Rob Devo and Andy Hicks found the casualty swiftly, and brought him aboard the lifeboat to […]