Shoreham Lifeboat Station celebrates 150 years

The celebrations for Shoreham Lifeboat Station’s 150th anniversary continued with a regatta this weekend.

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There was a Victorian pulling lifeboat on display at the Shoreham farmers market yesterday (June 13) with crew dressed in kit from old and modern times.

Today was a regatta off Kingston Beach where with a Victorian pulling boat being launched and rowed and the Shoreham all weather and inshore lifeboats.

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Crowds enjoyed the show as flank stations, Brighton, Newhaven and Littlehampton and the coastguard all re-enacted a rescue scenario.

Crowds watch the displays

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