Dave Francis – Coxswain
Dave lives in the village with his young family and works at Jen Bar garage.
Jason O’Toole – Second Coxswain
Ben Mitton – Helm / Training Coordinator
David Haynes – Trainee Helm / Mechanic
Georgia Burt – Trainee Helm
Matt Wallace – Trainee Helm
Matt works locally as a driving instructor.
Gilles Van Buynder – Crew / Assistant Mechanic
Ian Mathews – Mechanic
Nickname Grandad. Husband to Rebecca and Dad to Lily
Rebecca Mathews – Crew
Wife to Ian and Mum to Lily. We have most of the family!
Anthony Bravery – Crew
Nickname T-dog, not sure why!
Jordan Bacon – Trainee Crew
Matt Goodchild – Trainee Crew
Lilly Matthews – Junior Crew
Bob Francis – Shore Crew / Treasurer
Nick Alexander – Vice Chairman / Shore Crew
Nick is a farmer by trade and ex-Coxswain of the Lifeboat.
Nick stood down from Chairman in November 2020 to spend more
time with his young family, but still plays a very active part
in the service.
Lowie Simon – Shore Crew
Lowie works for a local haulage firm as a class 1 HGV driver
He is the current holder of the bent prop award.
Helen Heywood – Operational Administrator
Main job, keeping the Crew in order! Has her hands full!
Pam Tidd – Secretary
Pam has played very active part in the crew for many years
and does a very good job of keeping all of the crew in line at crew meetings