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  • STARTAug 10th - 5:00pm

  • ENDAug 10th - 8:30pm



Exmouth RNLI Lifeboats Blessing

The Exmouth RNLI Lifeboats Blessing will be on 10 August 2022 at the lifeboat station in Queens Drive, Exmouth EX8 2AY.

Exmouth RNLI All Weather Lifeboat 13-03 R & J Welburn during the recovery process. Image : John Thorogood / RNLI

All welcome – please come and joint us for this event where both our lifeboats will be blessed by the Revd Steve Jones during a service in which both Exmouth Shanty Men and the Budleigh Male Voice Choir will sing on the beach.

The order of service, subject to operational requirements, will be as follows :

5:00-5.45pm All to gather at the Boathouse

5.45pm-6.00pm Move to Slipway/beach

6:00-6.05pm Lifeboats moved onto slipway

6.05-6.15pm ShantyMen / Budleigh Male Voice Choir singing on the beach

6.15pm Lifeboats moved to waters edge

6.20-6.30pm Blessing by Rev. Steve Jones as boats are launched

6.30pm Lifeboats positioned off the beach / boathouse

6.33pm Red Arrows flypast (subject to weather)

6.40pm ShantyMen / Budleigh Male Voice Choir singing on the beach

6.50pm All non-crew to return to Boathouse

6.50-7.00pm End of Service

7:45-8:15pm After the training exercise has completed the Crew will recover the Lifeboats into the boathouse.

Exmouth Inshore Lifeboat D-805 George Bearman II launching. Credit: John Thorogood / RNLI




Exmouth RNLI
Queens Drive
Exmouth, EX8 2AY United Kingdom
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