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The Royal National Lifeboat Institution - Saves Lives at Sea

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      ANDREA'S RECORD ATTEMPT TURNS INTO BATTLE AGAINST THE ELEMENTS. (28/08/2005) more...
        Andrea Gellan the 48 year old, mother of three from Dunfermline, who as part of a team, is trying to complete three crossings of Loch ness have now managed to be the first persons ever to swim across the Loch and back and are now into their final leg.


      SIX PEOPLE INCLUDING A 7 YEAR OLD WITH CEREBRAL PALSY RESCUED BY KINGHORN LIFEBOAT (19/08/2005) more...
        Six people, including a 13 year old and a 7 year old boy with Cerebral Palsy, were rescued in the Forth by the RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn this evening. (19/08/2005)


      TRIPLE CHANCE FOR NESSIE TO GET FED! (19/08/2005) more...
        Andrea Gellan the 48 year old, mother of three from Dunfermline, who as part of a team, successfully completed a triple non-stop crossing of the English Channel last year, now intends to do the same again, this time in Scotland.


      RUSSIAN SKIPPER COULDN'T SKIP! (13/08/2005) more...
        The volunteers on the RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn were again on medivac duties last night, (11/08/05) when the Captain of a Russian ship berthing at Kirkcaldy, fell ill.


      DOCTORS INJURIES TREATED BY LIFEBOAT CREW. (20/07/2005) more...
        Attending its third call this week to assist with a medivac, the volunteer crew of the RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn assisted in treating and evacuating a Doctor who had been injured.

      RNLI KINGHORN LIFEBOAT LAUNCHED ON 800TH RESCUE. (14/07/2005) more...
        The RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn was launched on its 800th rescue mission tonight (Thursday 14/07/05) when it went to a medical emergency on a yacht in Aberdour.


      40TH YEAR IN OPERATION LOOKS SET TO BE ONE OF THE BUSIEST (25/06/2005) more...
        The RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn has officially been on service covering both the Fife and Edinburgh coastline for 40 years this week.


      DROWNING WOMAN SAVED BY RNLI LIFEBOAT AT KINGHORN (26/05/2005) more...
        The RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn was launched tonight (26/05/05) to save the life of a woman who was reported in a very distressed state, swimming in the sea off Ravenscraig Park, Kirkcaldy.


      ONE MAN AND HIS DOG IN RESCUE DRAMA (16/05/2005) more...
        The RNLI lifeboat at Kinghorn was called out to rescue one man and his dog, who were trapped on rocks near to Cockenzie Power Station earlier this afternoon. (16/05/05)


      TRAINING IS FOLLOWED BY REAL LIFE INCIDENT (11/04/2005) more...
        The RNLI Lifeboat at Kinghorn put some of their training into practice, less than 24 hours after a training exercise.


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