Post Tagged with: "Littlehampton Lifeboat"

  • ‘I don’t want to die’

    ‘I don’t want to die’

    News September 20, 2016 5:16 pm no comments

    ‘I don’t want to die’ 16 September 2016 On one of the hottest weekends of the summer, when seven lives were tragically lost around our coast, it was a different story on Littlehampton Beach. Where river meets sea, standing waves are an ominous threat to anyone in a small boat. […]

  • 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 RenĂ©e 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 […]

  • 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 […]