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Bank Holiday Open Day

Whitstable Lifeboat Station held a very successful open day on Bank Holiday Monday with numerous visitors taking the opportunity to inspect the lifeboat in its carriage along with the launching tractor on the pad outside the boathouse. Children of all ages...

Lifeboat Launches to Assist Rower

Whitstable Lifeboat was launched at 5.33pm on Wednesday following a report of a craft in difficulty with its occupant ‘apparently’ bailing out the craft off Harty Ferry in The Swale.The lifeboat arrived 'on scene' and located a ‘round Britain rower’ at anchor having...

Whitstable Lifeboat assists three stranded on Old Pier Head

Whitstable Lifeboat was launched at 6.28pm following a report of three persons stranded on the old Herne Bay Pier Head on Friday evening. The lifeboat arrived 'on scene' and located three males all in their early 20's with a partially deflated dinghy. The three were...

Whitstable Lifeboat Crews in Test of Seamanship and First Aid Skills

Whitstable lifeboat crews were called to a serious incident onboard a cockle dredger off the harbour on Saturday when three of the vessels crew sustained injuries after the vessel grounded heavily on a sandbank. This was however, only an exercise. Two of the station's...

Two Calls for Whitstable Lifeboat

Whitstable's Atlantic 85  Lifeboat Lewisco was launched  at 1.26pm on Monday following a report of an upturned dinghy off Herne Bay. The lifeboat crew located a partially  submerged speedboat drifting a 1/2-mile off the Neptune Jetty. Only part of the foredeck  was...

Whitstable Lifeboat Launched to Dinghy

Whitstable's Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched at 2.48pm on Wednesday to a report of a dinghy drifting a 1/2-mile off Tankerton. The lifeboat crew located a blue sailing dinghy but without it's mast or rudder and took took the craft under tow to the Long Beach...

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