Who’s who at Lyme Bay RIB Charter

Meet the team of awesome professionals at LBRC who will looking after you this season.


Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Zoe

Zoe – The boss

The Boss and ‘Shoreside Operations Manager’ Usually found on the quay organising guests and skippers, Zoe has reinstated her skippers ticket again so will at the helm this season!

Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Team

Toby – Skipper

Ex British Army, now driving BIG boats for a living Toby brings with him a wealth of skills, experience and knowledge. He’s certainly an asset to the team and we welcome him back for a 2nd season.

Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Helen

Helen – Skipper

Not only did Helen drive boats for a living in a previous life but, there wasn’t a marine/boating course she didn’t teach either! Instructing and training instructors, Helen brings a huge knowledge base to the team and we’re lucky to have her aboard.

Richie L – Big dog

Once again, the Big Dog is back with us on Sundays (at least) Richie is a solid fixture on the RIBs, the pontoons or the cake shop but we look forward to having his cheery face with us again in ’22

Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Richie H

Richie H – Skipper

New recruit for ’22, ex Royal Navy Aircrew Instructor and Powerboat Instructor, Richie also helped train the helmsmen for the 2012 Olympics. Now holding a Skippers ticket as well, we look forward to having him with us when he’s not working at his own Leadership & Safety training business.

Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Tom

Tom – Skipper

With us previously for 4yrs Tom left to design lifejackets for a living but, he will be back at weekends and whenever possible to drive boats and teach for us. A steady and safe pair of hands, Tom brings knowledge and skills beyond his years with him.

Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Jo

Jo H – Quayside

Back for her 2nd season with LBRC, Jo can be found on the quayside assisting with bookings and all the info you need. Super organised, Jo helps keep the day running smoothly and efficiently!


Deckhand Jacob joined LBRC in ’21 and immediately took to it. You’ll find him again in ’22 on the quay loading/unloading the RIBs, cleaning, assisting and helping with lifejackets. Look out for his cheeky smile…

Lyme Bay Rib Charter, West Bay, Dorset – Milo

Milo – Skipper

A commercial skipper for 22yrs and now a powerboat and jet ski instructor also, Skipper Milo is usually found at the helm, on the pontoons or getting the tea and coffees in for the team. (He’s also an owner at LBRC).