Both Eastbourne RNLI lifeboats were called into action on Tuesday morning when two angling boats suffered mechanical failures within two hours of each other and had to call the emergency services for assistance. The first call...Read More
Category: Callouts 2012
23 July, 2011 | Callouts 2012 |
Eastbourne RNLI’s all weather lifeboat was launched on Friday afternoon (22 July) to assist an 8 metre sportsboat which had become stranded with engine failure 8 miles off Eastbourne. The sportsboat with two people on board was...Read More
25 January, 2011 | Callouts 2012 |
Both RNLI Eastbourne lifeboats were involved in a dramatic rescue last night when Dover Coastguard requested an immediate launch following a Mayday distress call from a 22 ft sports angling boat which had gone aground on the...Read More
12 hours ago
With Newhaven lifeboat off service our ALB was tasked this afternoon to assist a small fishing boat with three people on board which had suffered engine failure and was unable to negotiate the harbour entrance at Newhaven ...
3 days ago
ALB whilst covering for Newhaven whose boat was out of service was tasked to provide safety cover for East Sussex fire and rescue as they dealt with a fire at the scrapyard on Newhaven quayside. Photos from Pete Abel ...
5 days ago
The all-weather lifeboat launched at 01.20 this morning at the request of HM Coastguard to investigate a report of unidentified radar activity 6 miles south of Bexhill. After conducting a comprehensive search of Pevensey Bay with nothing found the volunteer crew were stood down at 03.15 ...