Launch Information

9th August 2020

On Sunday 9 th August HM Coastguard tasked Cromer RNLI to launch the all weather lifeboat ‘Lester’.

The crew were paged at 23:49 to help the Coastguard’s and police off of Overstrand.

Cromer lifeboats was then stood down at 01:44 and by 02:30 ‘Lester’ had been rehoused and nade ready for its next call out.

High Water was at 23:20, there was good visibility and the diection of Wind was ENE


Lifeboat: ON 1287 LESTER Lifeboat
Launched: 09/08/2020
Launch Time: 23:49
Returned: 10/08/2020
Return Time: 02:30


Boat Crew:
Karl Sargent
Paul Watling
Gordon Nichols
Kevin Johnson
Reis Khalil
Mearl Brown

Shore Crew:
Graeme Stallard
Steve Guest
Khan Brown
Fiona Keenaghan