Launch Information

25th August 2021

RNLI Cromer’s crew were paged for immediate ILB launch just after 08 00 on Wednesday 25th August to a report of a swimmer stranded under the pier at Cromer .

The person was soon located. Once the person had been assisted onto the inshore lifeboat, they were returned to shore where advice was given by HM Coastguard.

The inshore lifeboat D734 ‘George and Muriel’ returned to its boathouse and was then cleaned down, refuelled and made ready for its next call out.


Lifeboat: D-734 George & Muriel
Launched: 25/08/2021
Launch Time: 08:00
Returned: 25/08/2021


Boat Crew:

Tim Ballard
Mearl Brown
Kevin Johnson

Shore Crew:

Roger Sutton
John Redmond
Fiona Keenaghan
Neal Davies
Emma Tuck
Polly Clarke
Vernon Hoare
Wes Stokes

Deputy Launch authority:

Steve Guest

Other crew members responded to the pager but were not used.