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  • First shout for our new lifeboat

    First shout for our new lifeboat

    Call Reports June 9, 2016 12:17 pm no comments

    Our new Atlantic 85 lifeboat Renee Sherman arrived on Monday 16th May. Following a week of intensive training  for all our volunteer crew, she officially became Littlehampton lifeboat. At 0:40am on Friday 27th May Renee launched following a call from West Sussex Police to the coastguard. The lifeboat headed out in the […]

     
  • Shout! Capsized dinghy in trouble

    Shout! Capsized dinghy in trouble

    Call Reports June 9, 2016 11:55 am no comments

    Our new Atlantic lifeboat Renee Sherman has been busy since she arrived at the station. On Monday 30th May a member of the public called the coastguard. They had seen a capsized dinghy with a person in the water, about a mile south of Rustington. The Atlantic 85 Renee Sherman […]

     
  • May Day Bank Holiday Weekend

    May Day Bank Holiday Weekend

    Call Reports May 14, 2016 10:20 am no comments

    With the hottest weekend of the year tempting dozens out on the water, it became a busy weekend for for the volunteer crews from Littlehampton RNLI. At 6.21pm on Saturday 30 April, Littlehampton RNLI’s Atlantic 75 Blue Peter 1 lifeboat and volunteer crew launched in response to a call from […]

     
  • 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 […]