RNLI crews from all over the region demonstrate their skills at annual Lifeboat Day

Visitors flocked to Fleetwood tor the port's  annual Lifeboat Day

Monday, 24th July 2017, 1:27 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:50 pm
The Morecambe hovercraft takes part in a demonstration

The town’s Shannon class lifeboat took to the waves alongside the Kenneth James Pierpoint and the D-class inshore lifeboat, Mary Elizabeth Barnes.

The yachts from Fleetwood Marina sailed past, with a prize being awarded to the ‘best dressed’ boat.

The lifeboats then give speed and agility demonstrations.

The Morecambe hovercraft takes part in a demonstration

Stalls selling homemade cakes and crafts, face painting, and a tombola and raffle were open to the public at the station, on Fleetwood Esplanade.

There was a special appearance from lifeboats from the neighbouring stations.

The Morecambe hovercraft takes part in a demonstration