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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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Future Events

Sat
Apr
26
2014
Collection by Wallasey Ladies Lifeboat Guild in Cherry Tree Centre,Liscard
Sun
Apr
27
2014
A special visit to the station of members of  the RNLI's young supporters Storm Force group. T...
Fri
May
23
2014
23rd to 25th May Wallasey Ladies Lifeboat Guild will be making collections at Tesco, Bidston
Sat
Jun
07
2014
Coffee Morning organised by Wallasey Ladies Lifeboat Guild St James Church, New Brighton 10am till...
Sat
Jul
19
2014
Lifeboat collection by Wallasey Ladies Lifeboat Guild at Morrisons Supermarket, New Brighton

Current Rescue Data

23 March 2014
14:00 Call Out requested to assist RIB that was having difficulty with recovery to New Brighton beac...
09 March 2014
Helmsman spotted 2 kayakers / dinghys 1nm North of Marine Point that appeared to be truggling to mak...
23 February 2014
19:11 - Person reported to be in the water - Runcorn Bridge area - Hovercraft sent by road and launc...
06 February 2014
14:06 - Person reported to be cut off by the incoming tide between Leasowe Lighthouse and Meols. Hov...

Requested Call Outs This Year : 10

Launched - 7

Assembled but stood down before launch - 3

Call Outs in 2013: 68

Launched - 51
Assembled but stood down before launch - 17

 

 

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Just after 7pm the pagers were triggered following a report that a person was in the water in the vi...
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Jan
05
2014
A 15:02 pager goes off with a request to assist a yacht heading for Liverpool Marina if needed and o...
Sat
Jan
04
2014
12:58 pager goes off - HM Coastguard advise that one of the vessels that service the windfarm had re...
Fri
Dec
06
2013
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Contact RNLI New Brighton

Kings Parade
New Brighton
Wirral
CH45 2ND

t: 0151 639 8000

Please note that the station is not permanently manned. In case of emergency on sea or coast phone 999 and ask for 'Coastguard' - if we are needed they will alert us.