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  • 7 people rescued from sinking powerboat

    7 people rescued from sinking powerboat

    Call Reports September 5, 2016 11:34 am no comments

    Littlehampton’s Atlantic 85 lifeboat Renée Sherman was launched yesterday afternoon within a few minutes of a radio request from Littlehampton coastguards who had just witnessed a powerboat sinking, with its occupants thrown into the water. The conditions in the harbour entrance were rough, the combination of the outgoing spring tide […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]