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    Posted by Giles Lane on 13/12/2018

    I grew up in Looe and was 15 at the time of that terrible day. I have live in Spain and stumbled across your site. I have friends who work the RNLI in Looe and all you guys & gals do a fantastic job! Sterling & professional. I stumbled across your website 'which is extremely informative, especially the recent launch section which is very detailed and makes good reading'

    Posted by Annie on 20/12/2017

    My thoughts are with you all today, family, friends and crew. Never forget. Service not self.

    Posted by Selwyn and Andrea Smith on 19/09/2017

    We are in Cornwall next week for eight days. We hope to visit all the Cornish RNLI stations during our visit and Penlee is top of the list. Please arrange some good weather!!

    Posted by Paul Huxford on 24/07/2017

    I'm an ex Brit now living in Australia and I'm in Trevignon Brittany on Bastille day. The lifeboat station is open to the public so on my last day here I get the chance to check out the boat and station. Blow me down! there's English voices coming from the comms room. I didn't interrupt but I assume you guys are somehow twinned or linked with Trevignon? I couldn't place Penlee despite being a Hampshire lad but managed to track you down through Google. Excellent website guys. I'll be adding you to my favourites tab to follow your exploits.

    Posted by Kim Lee on 02/12/2016

    Thank you for such an informative website. Although we are from Kent, we have always felt an affinity with the Penlee Lifeboat as our eldest daughter was born the same day as the disaster, we have visited mousehole several times over the years and are currently back again for a week. Much respect for all RNLI volunteers around the country. Xx

    Posted by Stephanie M. Smith on 30/11/2016

    Thank you so very much for this website. I live in Bellingham, WA-USA and recently watched Penlee Disaster-1981 documentary. Extremely affected by it and in awe of such men then, before and now who volunteer to rescue people/strangers at their own risk. This tragedy made my heart hurt and my mind heavy with such a loss. But to know volunteers and lifeboats continue on and carry the same commitment and loyalty that that crew shared in that tragic day brings relief to me even though I'm not near, for it affects us all. Valuing humanity, starting in your back yard and across lands and seas, is a link that will forever connect us. Thank you! I will never forget what I have learned and will share how forturnate we are to have men and women who are willing to risk their lives to save others.

    Posted by Clive Matthews on 24/08/2016

    Yourselves and all other lifeboat crews throughout the UK are the bravest of the brave. Thankyou for ALWAYS being there to help. We are so proud of you.

    Posted by Alex Doig on 22/08/2015

    Fantastic website! I really enjoy keeping up to date with you guys and this makes it easier still! See you all in September!!!