The new coxswain of the Wells RNLI lifeboat has been called out on his first rescue.
It has been a part of his life for 42 years, but now popular RNLI coxwain Allen Frary has stepped down from his role as coxswain of the Wells Lifeboat Station.
A popular lifeboat coxswain has announced his retirement after working as a volunteer for more than four decades.
A question mark is looming over the future of north Norfolk’s popular Coasthopper bus service, after Stagecoach announced it was reviewing its King’s Lynn-based operations.
The coastal town of Wells is a huge attraction for tourists and as the number of visitors continues to grow the town council is trying to mitigate the strain on infrastructure.
Residents of Wells are being urged to help shape the town’s future.
An open day at the Wells lifeboat station was interrupted when the crew had to head out to six separate incidents, rescuing a total of 22 people and a dog.
The UK’s minister for shipping took time from his summer holiday in Wells to praise the work of the Wells lifeboat during a visit on Monday, calling the crew selfless individuals and noble.
The minister for shipping took time out from his summer holiday to visit Wells lifeboat station and meet the volunteers.
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