Post Tagged with: "Rescue"

  • Littlehampton RNLI Rescue Surfer

    Littlehampton RNLI Rescue Surfer

    Call Reports January 14, 2013 10:57 am no comments

    The crew of Littlehampton lifeboat station were paged on Saturday afternoon at 14:02 by the coastguard after a 999 call was placed reporting a kite surfer in difficulty off Goring. The page was for immediate readiness so the crew rallied at the boathouse to await further instructions. ‘Blue Peter 1’ […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Small boat stuck on the bar – Head Cam footage

    Small boat stuck on the bar – Head Cam footage

    On-board Camera June 19, 2012 4:15 pm no comments

    Littlehampton inshore lifeboat ‘Sprit of Juniper’ was called out after the coastguard received several 999 calls reporting a small boat stuck on the bar and a man in the water at the entrance to the harbour.

     
  • Swan too many anglers leave distressed duck in need of RNLI rescue in Littlehampton

    Swan too many anglers leave distressed duck in need of RNLI rescue in Littlehampton

    News, Slideshow February 1, 2012 8:26 am no comments

    Littlehampton’s volunteer lifeboat crew responded to a somewhat unusual incident at the weekend when they assisted a swan in distress after fishing equipment became lodged in its throat. The crew of the lifeboat station were out on their usual Sunday morning exercise when they came across the large white swan […]

     
  • Stuck In the Mud at Arundel

    Stuck In the Mud at Arundel

    Call Reports, On-board Camera August 19, 2011 6:42 pm no comments

    Solent Coastguard requested that the lifeboat should be launched at around 9pm last night (15 August) to assist a person reported as stuck in the mud in the River Arun, at Arundel.  Blue Peter 1 launched a few minutes later with Andy Harris at the helm, and crew Rob Devo and […]