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RNLI pay tribute to Marchioness tragedy

The RNLI have among those remembering the Marchioness disaster, 25 years ago.

A service this afternoon will pay tribute to the 51 people who lost their lives in the tragedy.


The Marchioness disaster is one of the reasons we now offer our search & rescue service on the Thames


Fire brigade remembers those in Marchioness disaster

A service is being held to commemorate twenty five years after the tragedy on the Thames, where 51 people were killed.


We remember the 51 who lost their lives in the #Marchioness disaster and our firefighters who helped rescue people.



Tribute for those killed in 1989 Marchioness disaster

The names of 51 people killed in the Marchioness pleasureboat disaster will be read out at a service in Southwark Cathedral later. The tribute will mark 25 years since the tragedy. Shaun Lockwood-Croft from Aldershot in Hampshire was one of those who died.

The vessel sank after being hit by a dredger on the River Thames in 1989.

A tribute will take place at Southwark Cathedral Credit: ITV News


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