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  • The latest on our new Atlantic 85 lifeboat

    The latest on our new Atlantic 85 lifeboat

    News April 25, 2016 5:31 pm no comments

    For those as excited about our new boat as we are, here are a few more pictures. These show the final stages of the build process at the RNLI Inshore Lifeboat Centre in Cowes. B-891 Rennee Sherman is in the final stages of her fit-out and commences sea trials next […]

     
  • April Shout Round-up

    April Shout Round-up

    Call Reports, News April 25, 2016 5:09 pm no comments

    So far in April, Littlehampton RNLI have been called out to two incidents. The first was on Saturday 2nd April at 12:42pm when a dinghy with a man onboard became stuck on the bar just west of the harbour entrance. The D-Class Ray of Hope was paged and the dinghy […]

     
  • 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, […]

     
  • Yacht aground on Bognor Rocks

    Yacht aground on Bognor Rocks

    Call Reports, Uncategorized March 25, 2016 11:40 am no comments

    The crew was paged shortly after 5pm on Wednesday 23rd March 2016, and Andy Harris, Rob Devo and Richard Winstanley launched aboard D-769 Ray of Hope just before low water on a spring tide, which means that there was almost no depth on the bar at the harbour entrance. The […]

     
  • Stranded leisure cruiser rescued 7 miles offshore

    Stranded leisure cruiser rescued 7 miles offshore

    Call Reports March 18, 2016 8:20 pm no comments

    On Friday 18th March the coastguard received a VHF radio call from a leisure cruiser. It had suffered complete engine failure and was stranded at sea seven and a half miles south of Littlehampton. The Atlantic lifeboat launched immediately and headed out in overcast weather. They came alongside the vessel […]