• New Brighton lifeboat station with Lifeboat & Hovercraft on display for our Open Day 2014
  • Some of our crew and management with Mayor of Wirral
  • Atlantic 85 B-870 John & Louisa Fisher on loan while our B-837 Charles Dibdin is refitted
  • Hovercraft H-005 Hurley Spirit
  • Hovercraft returning to New Brighton beach after night shout
  • Some of our Hovercraft crew
  • Atlantic 85 B-837 Charles Dibdin in action
  • The power of the sea - maiden voyage of the Black Pearl during storm of December 2013
  • Recovery of fishing boat after night rescue
  • Rescue of yacht in Liverpool Bay
  • Our normal launch slipway during storm of December 2013
  • Some of our gallant crew doing Zumba for RNLI fundraising video
  • Fundraising Liverbeards presenting £200 cheque towards crew equipment
  • During station fundraising car wash with one of our colleagues from HM Coastguard
  • Tractor and trailer waiting to recover our lifeboat after night rescue

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New Brighton Storm - 5th December 2013

News Release for the story of the day:

Storm, flood, children rescue, pirate boat sinking,TV host - all in a days work at RNLI New Brighton

Photographs of the scene at New Brighton when the storm hit

Including the rescue of children and flooding of the lifeboat station - photo's by Mike Jones and Bob Warwick



The Sad Demise of the Black Pearl - photo's by Bob Warwick


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Current Rescue Data

21 November 2014
17:24 Pager fires following report of yacht aground off Queens Channel See Report: RNLI New Brighto...
05 October 2014
3:38 Shout to assist 34ft yacht
21 September 2014
23:16 - Hovercraft requested to assist with search for possible missing  person on Sefton shore...
21 September 2014
17:02 - Hovercraft requested to assist emergency services

Requested Call Outs This Year :


Call Outs 2014: 44

Launched - 44

Rescued 41 people

Assembled but stood down before launch - 14

Call Outs in 2013: 68

Launched - 51
Assembled but stood down before launch - 17



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