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  • New lifeboat update

    New lifeboat update

    News, Uncategorized March 30, 2016 11:45 am no comments

    These photographs were taken last week at the RNLI Inshore Lifeboat Centre in Cowes showing progress of our new lifeboat. The Atlantic 85 B-891 Renée Sherman is scheduled to arrive at Littlehampton on 16th May, we’ll confirm that nearer the time. If you’d like to see more of the build, […]

     
  • Seasonal Vacancy – Face 2 Face Fundraiser

    News March 22, 2016 6:34 pm no comments

    We are recruiting a team of highly motivated, driven and committed individuals to raise vital funds and public awareness for the RNLI lifeboats and lifeguards who patrol the UK coastline. We are looking for determined and hardworking individuals with excellent communication skills and a desire to work in a team […]

     
  • Excitement mounts – our new lifeboat will be here soon!

    Excitement mounts – our new lifeboat will be here soon!

    News March 15, 2016 11:45 am no comments

    Littlehampton’s new Atlantic 85 lifeboat is currently being built at the RNLI’s Inshore Lifeboat Centre in East Cowes, and is due to be delivered to her new home on 16 May. The new boat is the latest version of the long established Atlantic series of B-Class lifeboats, first developed by […]

     
  • The end of Blue Peter lifeboats at Littlehampton RNLI

    The end of Blue Peter lifeboats at Littlehampton RNLI

    News February 16, 2016 1:57 pm no comments

    In a few months’ time the fourth Blue Peter 1 lifeboat will come to the end of its service life and after 49 years Littlehampton RNLI will no longer have a Blue Peter lifeboat. In 1966 an appeal was launched by the BBC TV children’s programme Blue Peter to fund […]

     
  • 65 rescue missions for Littlehampton RNLI in 2015

    65 rescue missions for Littlehampton RNLI in 2015

    Loms' Picks, News February 2, 2016 4:40 pm no comments

    Official figures released by the RNLI charity on 27th January show that 2015 was a busy year indeed for Littlehampton’s volunteer lifeboat crews. Collectively, Littlehampton launched Blue Peter 1 and Ray of Hope on 65 rescue missions to a wide range of incidents including commercial fishing vessels in trouble, adrift […]