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  • 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 […]

     
  • Littlehampton RNLI SOS Day 24 Hour Row

    Littlehampton RNLI SOS Day 24 Hour Row

    Coming events, News January 9, 2013 10:39 am no comments

    As part of our national SOS day, Littlehampton lifeboat crew are holding a 24 hour non-stop sponsored row at LittlehamptonTesco. The fundraising event will take place from midday Friday 25th to midday Saturday 26th January 2013 with town Mayor Emma Neno closing the occasion. Lifeboat Crew man Gavin Simmons who […]

     
  • £1M support helps fund Littlehampton RNLI lifesavers’ training

    £1M support helps fund Littlehampton RNLI lifesavers’ training

    Loms' Picks, News September 13, 2012 2:23 pm no comments

    A pair of new lifeboat crew members at Littlehampton RNLI Lifeboat Station are to have a vital part of their crew training funded by The Lloyd’s Register Educational Trust (The LRET). The two crew members – Thomas Bezants and Richard Winstanley – will complete the charity’s Trainee Crew Course at […]

     
  • Recovery of Yacht with fouled Prop & Rudder

    Recovery of Yacht with fouled Prop & Rudder

    Call Reports June 30, 2012 6:49 pm no comments

    The crew were paged at 6:49pm to respond to a Pan Pan call from the 12m yacht Liesel with four people aboard, which had fouled a pot line on passage from Brighton to Chichester harbour. Blue Peter 1 was launched at 6:54pm with Andy Harris, Liam Clarke and Rob Devo […]