Telephone for general enquiries 0300 111 1202
For press and media enquiries   0845 460 1202
Postal Address: 17 Dean Street, Liskeard,
Cornwall, PL14 4AB

Management and Brief History

Management 2018


Steering Group



Jennifer Coombs

Station Manager/Fundraising

Judi Gifford

DSM Ops/VHF Training

 David Last

DSM Admin/Treasurer

Graeme Gemmill

DSM Charmouth

Mike Seaman



Station Management Committee(SMC)



SM Judi Gifford

Vice Chair

DSM Graeme Gemmill


DSM David Last


DSM Mike Seaman

Station Secretary

Judy Clarke

Property Manager

Peter Dakin

Planning Officer/H&S

Nic Cole

Members Rep

Lesley Tuthill

Members Rep

Pearl Marsland

(Other Specialists by invitation)




Station Officers


Training Officer

Julie Read

Watchbill Officer

Richard Deubert

Technical Advisor

William Knapman

Planning Officer/H&S

Nic Cole


Gillian Palmer

Public Relations Officer

John Tassell


Steve Doman



2009 NCI Lyme Bay proposed by local residents

2010 first watches at Hive Beach

2012 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

14 February 2014 Original Lookout destroyed in a storm

February-July 2014 Temporary Lookout at Charmouth

July 2014 New Hive Beach Lookout fully operational

December 2016 Landline installed.

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