Eastbourne lifeboats have officially launched their new appeal to raise funds towards the cost of their new Tamar class all-weather lifeboat which is currently under construction and due for completion in the spring of 2012. ...Read More
17 September, 2011 | Fundraising |
Each month the Eastbourne branch of retail giant Waitrose donates £1000 to three local causes voted by local shoppers under their ‘Community Matters’ scheme. This month Eastbourne RNLI were one of the favoured charities to...Read More
5 September, 2011 | Fundraising |
Sovereign Harbour tour boat operator Paul Culshaw has been busy selling copies of a new local history book to passengers aboard his tour boat to raise funds for Eastbourne RNLI lifeboats. Paul, owner of P&K Harbour Tours,...Read More
24 August, 2011 | Fundraising |
Three cuddly teddies which had been donated to the RNLI were raffled at the recent Airbourne air show to help raise funds for Eastbourne’s lifeboats in order to continue their mission of saving lives at sea. The bears,...Read More
21 August, 2011 | Fundraising |
Following their very successful running of the 2011 Festival of Transport at Hellingly over the last August Bank Holiday weekend, Eastbourne Historic Vehicle Club have donated £750 towards Eastbourne RNLI’s new lifeboat appeal...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 ...