Wells Lifeboat  RNLI Lifeboats Wells Norfolk UK

News 2014

Various images from services and events in 2014

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Rev. Neil Woodruff addresses a packed boathouse at the carol service, 14 December 2014
Both boats on show behind the boathouse at the 2013 Christmas carol service
The Shout ale... every bottle raising funds for the new Shannon lifeboat
Cheque presentation at Alderman Peel with (l-r) Barney Rimmer (Deputy head), Harriot Pigney (head girl), Coxswain Allen Frary and Thomas Walduck (head boy)
Hempton Dog Club presentation November 2014
Stalls at the guild Xmas Bazzar, November 2014
Wells Guild Xmas Bazaar at the Maltings, November 2014
Picking the winner for the Gansey raffle at the end of the Xmas Bazzar
Norfolk Superhero 2014 start
Norfolk Superhero 2014 swim
Special edition Shannon Lifeboat cider pressing
Special edition Shannon Lifeboat cider pressing
Special edition Shannon Lifeboat cider pressing
Special edition Shannon Lifeboat cider pressing
Bottled Shannon Lifeboat Cider
Ian Dye gets waxed for the Shannon Appeal
Golf Day winners (l-r): Lindsay Woods, Kevin Pratt, Liz and Bernie Vaughan, with Wells Lifeboat Operations Manager Chris Hardy
North Norfolk Triathlon swimmers
Alan Jackson of Wells - part of a cross channel swimming team
Carnival ILB and crew on Mill Road during the parade
The station's carnival parade float at the end of Mill Road
Crew members Fred Whitaker and Mark Frary collecting in vintage kit in the carnival parade
Crew member Max Phillips having just completed the 2.6 mile carnival fun run
Guild members with the promotional ILB on the quay during Carnival week
Talus tractor driver Phil Eaglen stops to judge water depth while putting the boat away, 10 August 2014
Crew wave to the crowd on the quay after a blustery annual lifeboat service, 10 August 2014
Getting ready for the carnival parade, 9 August 2014
A high-five for Stormy Stan before the carnival parade
Enjoying the sunshine and the burgers at the station open day, July 27 2014
Cheering Amy Emerson on at her sponsored 10lm row in the ILB shed
Coxswain Allen Frary with local B&B owners who are fund-raising for the Shannon appeal
<a href=http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lucy_Lavers_Lifeboat.jpg#mediaviewer/File:Lucy_Lavers_Lifeboat.jpg>Lucy Lavers Lifeboat</a> by cheesladder <a href=http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>CC 3.0</a>
Captain Thomas in front of the Eliza Adams memorial
Nelson's Shantymen entertaining at Wells Sailing Club, 5 July 2014
Clara Flegg and Matt Hawkes
Matt Hawkes and Clara Flegg back in Wells after completing his UK tour
ILB crew with recovered kayak, 4 July 2014
East West Bike Ride - sunset at 21.30 in Hunstanton
East West Bike Ride - right across Norfolk on a sunny day
East West Bike Ride for Wells Lifeboat - sunrise at 04:34
Wells Carnival Queen and attendents during a photocall on the lifeboat, 12 June 2014
Carnival Queen photocall on-board the Mersey after an evening exercise, 12 June 2014
Nelson's Shantymen at Harwich
Leaving Wells, heading for Hunstanton, Skegness and the Humber
Starting off from Wells, waved off by crew and family
Matt's Triumph Rocket III Touring bike with lifeboat colours paintjob
Matt Hawkes at the lifeboat station before setting off on his fundraising bike tour
Matt Hawkes and his Triumph Rocket III Touring on the start line in Wells
Passing the boathouse for the press and public, 29 May 2014
Stopped on the slip for more photos... not the quickest of launches, 29 May 2014
More people than usual watching the boat launch, 29 May 2014
Photo call by the boat, Shannon Appeal launch, 29 May 2014
Waving to the crew, 29 May 2014
Prime Minister David Cameron with some of the crew following the December surge tide
Prototype Shannon on test
Crew and guild setting up for the Plant Fair outside the Maltings, May 2014

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