Littlestone-on-Sea RNLI Lifeboat Station, Coast Drive, Greatstone, Kent TN28 8NR
So what do you do if you see someone in trouble? *STAY CALM* *DO NOT ENTER THE WATER OR ATTEMPT A RESCUE* *DIAL '999' AND ASK FOR THE COASTGUARD *STAY CALM* *GIVE AS MUCH DETAIL OF WHERE YOU ARE* *GIVE AS MUCH DETAIL OF WHAT YOU HAVE SEEN* *STAY WHERE YOU ARE THE COASTGUARD WILL BE WITH YOU SHORTLY*

Rescues/Shouts

2011 Launches

12/11 Luanched to Fishing Vessel

09/11 Launched to person in water

17/09 Launched to kitesurfer

29/08 Lauched to object in water

24/08 Lauched to distress signal

21/08 Launched to inflatables

31/07 lauched to motorboat

15/07 Lauched to cargo vessel

09/07 Launched to windsurfer

26/06 Launched to Kayak 1 mile off Hythe -- advice given

19/06 Launched to Kitesurfer off Hythe --- Stood down

18/06 Launched to windsurfer off Hythe --- Stood down

12/05 Launched to Kite recovery 1 mile of slipway

25/04 Launched to reports of 2 persons in dinghy off Seabrook

22/04 Launched to 2 persons in rubber dinghy off Folkestone - 2 very cold persons assisted to beach

22/04 Launched to 2 persons in rubber dinghy off Dymchurch - 2 persons ashore rubber dinghy disposed of - then assisted 2 other persons in rubber dinghy ashore

21/04 Launched to broken down fishing boat - towed to Varne Boat Club

20/04 Launch to Attempted suicide off Hythe - One person recovered safely to shore

08/03 Launch to Red Flares sighted from Hythe - Hoax - Flares sent up from the beach