Lifeboat called after trawler nets entangled

Eastbourne RNLI’s all-weather lifeboat was called out by Dover Coastguard when it was reported that two trawlers, one from Holland and one from France, had a near collision 17 miles offshore which resulted in their towed fishing gear becoming entangled.


WW2 bomb on lifeboat shift

The Hastings RNLI lifeboat was at sea for a total of 11 hours on its last shift, after the discovery of an unexploded torpedo and two fishing trawlers getting their gear entangled.