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

2014 Launches

28/11 Launch to report of flashing light off Dymchurch, fishing net marker located by Dungeness Coastguard 

22/09 Launch to person in water off Dymchurch, person assisted ashore and handed over to ambulance.

30/08 4am call out to search for missing person

24/08 Launch to fishing boat 9Nm from station, escorted then towed to Dymchurch.

13/08 Launch to 2 persons in inflatable being blown out to sea off St Mary's Bay

05/08 3am call out to search for missing person off Littlestone

02/08 Jet ski off Littlestone Towed in to shore

29/07 Rescued swimmer from water off Dymchurch

26/07 Launch to assist with search for missing person off Dymchurch

01/07 Launch to Yacht, standing by with Dover Lifeboat

21/06 2 rowing boats pushed into water at Littlestone

13/06 Rowing boat off Dymchurch – stood down

06/06 Kite surfer stuck in mud off Littlestone

31/05 Launch to 2 kitesurfers off Lade

18/05 Yacht with rope fouling propellor, rope freed off on scene off Folkestone

17/05 Towed speedboat to Dover harbour (hole in engine sump)

21/04 Person stuck in mud off Greatstone assisted by crew - stood down

08/03 Launch requested to kitesurfer – stood down