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Sheringham Lifeboat Day 2024
Sunday 11th August

Sheringham Lifeboat Day

Schedule of Events on Sheringham Lifeboat Day 2024

Sheringham Lifeboat Day is an exciting occasion where you can experience demonstrations of life saving  at sea involving the local lifeboats from Sheringham and Cromer. 

The rescue demonstrations start at 10 am, view from the Sheringham promenade.

The Sheringham lifeboat is crewed by local volunteers who are on call 24 hour 7 days a week to respond to anyone in difficulty along the North Norfolk coast, relying entirely on voluntary funding and donations.  

Other planned activities on the day include 

  • Meet Stormy Sam the station mascot
  • A welly throwing competition 10 am to 11 am, in front of the Lifeboat Station, £1 to enter.  
  • A performance by the Sheringham Shantymen, famous across the UK and beyond for their fundraising sea shanty concerts, at 1:00 pm at the Lifeboat Station, on the west prom.
  • A treasure hunt, £1 to enter  at the Lifeboat Station  
  • A model yacht exhibition at the Sheringham Boating Lake 
  • Stalls and refreshments at the Lifeboat Station
  • An annual service of worship and thanksgiving will be held at 3:00 pm at the Lifeboat Station
  • Voluntary contributions can be made on the day   

ON BOAT FOOTAGE FROM A PREVIOUS LIFEBOAT DAY - PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL NOT BE A HELICOPTER INVOLVED THIS YEAR (2022) - FOOTAGE KINDLY PROVIDED BY CHRIS TAYLOR PHOTOGRAPHY.