Browsing the "2018 Launches" Category

West Mersea RNLI Flooded Vehicle

April 30th, 2018 | by West Mersea RNLI

Rudely awoken by our pagers in the early hours of Easter Day, it was April 1st and with thoughts of April Fools’ hoaxes running through our heads

West Mersea RNLI Medevac

February 2nd, 2018 | by West Mersea RNLI

We launched today at 12.31pm on a ‘medevac’ shout, tasked to pick up a paramedic from the mainland. With Mersea Island cut off by a very high spring tide, all vehicles - including an ambulance - were unable to cross the Strood

Kite Surfer rescued by West Mersea RNLI

January 9th, 2018 | by West Mersea RNLI

On Sunday January 7 at 12.42pm West Mersea RNLI’s Atlantic 85 lifeboat Just George, launched on service to rescue a kite surfer in difficulties off the southern shore of Mersea Island

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