The entire crew fully scrubbed in anticipation of the official naming ceremony of our new lifeboat Diamond Jubilee by the Earl and Countess of Wessex on 5th July 2012.

More information about the Eastbourne Lifeboat Team can be found here: Organisation

Page last updated: 3rd May 2019
ALB: All Weather Lifeboat
ILB: Inshore Lifeboat

LAUNCHING AUTHORITIES

CARL POCOCK

CARL POCOCK

Eastbourne Lifeboat Operations Manager (LOM)

PAUL GREGORY

PAUL GREGORY

Launching Authority

PETER MAYHEW

PETER MAYHEW

Launching Authority

TREVOR PHILLIPS

TREVOR PHILLIPS

Launching Authority

STATION PERSONNEL

TERRY COLBRAN

TERRY COLBRAN

Lifeboat Sea Safety Officer

BOB JEFFERY

BOB JEFFERY

Lifeboat Press Officer and Member of Sea Safety Team

KEITH STEVENS

KEITH STEVENS

Station Treasurer

LIFEBOAT CREW

MARK SAWYER

MARK SAWYER

Full time Lifeboat Coxswain and Mechanic

MARK ROBINSON

MARK ROBINSON

Second Coxswain
Joined May 1993

IAN STRINGER

IAN STRINGER

Deputy Second Coxswain
Joined April 1982

DAN GUY

DAN GUY

Fleet Staff Coxswain/Mechanic, (Full Time at HQ)
Joined September 1996

ALAN SIMISTER

ALAN SIMISTER

ASS Mechanic/Navigator
Joined July 2003

DAVID NEEDHAM

DAVID NEEDHAM

Senior Helmsman ILB/Deputy Second Coxwain/Mechanic
Joined 1988

DEAN PARKER

DEAN PARKER

ILB Helmsman / Navigator

PAUL ROGERS

PAUL ROGERS

Deputy 2nd Coxswain / Ass Mechanic / ILB Helmsman
Joined 1993

GUY EMERY

GUY EMERY

(Paramedic) ALB Mechanic / Navigator
Joined August 2004

PETER NEEDHAM

PETER NEEDHAM

ILB Helmsman
Joined 1996

TIM GUY

TIM GUY

ALB Crew
Joined April 1999 

JIM EDWARDS

JIM EDWARDS

ALB/ILB crew

JAMES WISHMAN

JAMES WISHMAN

ALB/ILB Crew

CLIVE COLLICT

CLIVE COLLICT

ALB/ILB crew

ALEX EMBERLEY

ALEX EMBERLEY

ALB/ILB  crew

DAVE COCKLIN

DAVE COCKLIN

ALB  crew

DAVID SAWYER

DAVID SAWYER

Crew

TREVOR MOULE

TREVOR MOULE

Crew

THOMAS MELE

THOMAS MELE

Crew

AARON STEVENSON

AARON STEVENSON

Crew

ANDY HYLAND

ANDY HYLAND

Crew

MICK WISHMAN

MICK WISHMAN

Crew

CRAIG ROBINSON

CRAIG ROBINSON

Crew

J NICHOLLS-JACKSON

J NICHOLLS-JACKSON

Crew

LIAM CURRIE

LIAM CURRIE

Crew

JIM DOWLING

JIM DOWLING

Crew

LIFEBOAT MEDICAL ADVISERS

DR STEPHEN LYTTON

DR STEPHEN LYTTON

ALB Crew
Joined in 2005

SHOREHELPERS

RICHARD GUY

RICHARD GUY

Shorehelper
Joined January 1974

SUE GOODGER

SUE GOODGER

Shorehelper
Joined 2005

JILL WAKEFIELD

JILL WAKEFIELD

Shorehelper

ALEX HARLEY

ALEX HARLEY

Shorehelper

CHERYL FRIAR

CHERYL FRIAR

Shorehelper

JAMIE HOOPER

JAMIE HOOPER

Shorehelper

DAVID FOOT

DAVID FOOT

Shorehelper

RYAN NEEDHAM

RYAN NEEDHAM

Shorehelper

Equipment (2017 costs) Pound sterling Euros
Gloves £20 €27
Boots £54 €73
Waterproof trousers £249 €339
Waterproof jacket £349 €475
Drysuit, including boots £750 €1,020
Thermal undersuit £225 €306
Thermal top £50 €68
Lifejacket £458 €624
Helmet £263 €358