Lifeboats and skiffs…

Former Wells RNLI lifeboat Lucy Lavers, remembered for her part as a hero of the 1940 Dunkirk evacuation Operation Dynamo, joined the Sheringham inshore lifeboat in a ceremony at Blakeney Quay at the weekend.

The CRAB crew took part in the supporting flotilla with Hoi Larntan…P1040778.jpeg

Here is Lucy Lavers, beautifully restored for her 75th anniversary return to Dunkirk a couple of years ago, with a full crew in Blakeney Pit. She is based at Wells and regularly takes parties out for trips to the Fairway Buoy etc.  See the Rescue Wooden Boats website for details…P1040781.jpeg


Photos from Tom Green who spotted this fine craft over at Burnham Overy recently. Any clues anyone?P1040727.jpeg