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Busy month for Gravesend lifeboat

PUBLISHED: 21:28 15 October 2014 | UPDATED: 21:28 15 October 2014

Gravesend RNLI Lifeboat Station   pic RNLI/Alan Carr

Gravesend RNLI Lifeboat Station pic RNLI/Alan Carr

MUST CREDIT RNLI/Alan Carr

It makes three times the number of call-outs it did during the same period last year

Gravesend lifeboat had to respond to three times the number of call-outs it did during the same period last year, it was confirmed this week.

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution says that the lifeboat, Olive Laura Deare II, was launched a total of 18 times during September, compared with just six in the same period last year.


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