The Spirit of Guernsey passing Herm’s south coast cliffs on its return to St Peter Port Harbour following the Sark Service of the Sea in Creux Harbour. The service was also attended by Guernsey’s Marine Ambulance launch Flying Christine III.
The Friends of the St Peter Port Lifeboat Lottery had its August draw and the winner is ticket number G015.
If you would like to have the opportunity to win up to £100 and at the same time, support the St Peter Port lifeboat and crew, please complete the form which can be downloaded using the following link http://www.rnli.org.gg/friends-of-lifeboat/
The St Peter Port Lifeboat was called out Sunday 7th August 2016 to go to the assistance of a 23 foot motor cruiser with four persons on board. The “Vital Spark” had suffered engine failure approximately 3.5 miles S.E. of St Martins Point. As there were no other vessels in the area able to offer assistance, the “Spirit of Guernsey” was tasked to assist.
The Lifeboat left St Peter Port at 20:30 and was alongside the casualty at 20:49. A tow was established and the Spirit of Guernsey arrived back at St Peter Port with the casualty at 21:40.
At 1953 on the evening of Tuesday 2nd August 2016, Guernsey Coastguard received a Mayday call via Cross-ma that the french yacht “Bouchon” was experiencing engine difficulties approximately 1nm north of Sark. The Spirit of Guernsey departed at 2030 and found … Continue reading
1919 A call was overheard by Guernsey Coastguard from a Jet-ski, on the west coast requesting a tow as the Jet ski had a flat battery and was therefore unable to proceed. 1920 An “ All Ships “ broadcast was … Continue reading
Mr Alf Solway has been an ardent and committed supporter of the RNLI in Guernsey for a number of years and has now raised over £30,500 towards provision of lifeboat facilities in Guernsey. In recognition of his outstanding and ongoing … Continue reading