Naming ceremony for new Redcar RNLI lifeboat
A speedboat with two people on board had recently launched from Rhyl harbour, but had experienced engine problems at sea, about half a mile from the end perch marking the entrance to the harbour.
Less than a week into the summer service at Boscombe, RNLI lifeguards have made their first rescue yesterday (5 May) when a swimmer found them self in trouble under Boscombe pier.
Two RNLI lifeboats from Aberystwyth were launched yesterday (Wednesday 4 May at 4.50pm to reports of two people possibly stuck on the cliffs near to Constitution Hill.
Lytham St Annes Inshore Lifeboat called to four girls in danger of being cut off by the tide.
Following a call to Humber Coastguard, Cullercoats Lifeboat was launched on Thursday 5 May at 11.23am. Information received was that an angling vessel was stranded mile and a half out from St Mary's Island.
The volunteer RNLI crew from Aberystwyth were launched into darkness to search for a missing person in the early hours of Tuesday (3 May).
RNLI lifeguards and North Norfolk District Council will celebrate 10 years of keeping beach-goers safe when lifeguards return for the start of the new season this weekend.< 7 & 8 May>
The workhorses of the RNLI fleet, the D class inshore lifeboats, have been saving lives for many years. Next week marks the 50th anniversary, since the first inshore lifeboat (ILB) arrived at Fleetwood RNLI.
The RNLI has made available the first pictures to show Llandudno's new all-weather lifeboat, at present under construction at the RNLI All-weather Lifeboat Centre in Poole.
Penarth RNLI’s volunteer lifeboat crew were paged today (4 May) at 2.50pm to reports of persons cut off by the incoming tide at Sully Island.
Just four days into the summer service at Weymouth, RNLI lifeguards were called by Weymouth lifeboat to notify them of a kayaker who needed help near Bowleze Cove yesterday (3 May) knowing the lifeguards could get to the casualty quicker .
Although rather cool and breezy, we were lucky the sun shone brightly down on the lifeboat station for this year's RNLI Mayday Appeal.
Fundraisers and lifeboat Crew have collected over £3,000 from generous shoppers at the Hildreds Shopping Centre for Skegness RNLI over two weekend bucket collections.
Volunteers at St Agnes RNLI Lifeboat Station held a formal naming ceremony and service of dedication for their new D class lifeboat XKalibur on Saturday 30 April.
At 2.40pm on Bank Holiday Monday (2 May) Abersoch RNLI launched their inshore lifeboat at the request of Holyhead Coastguard to search for a missing windsurfer in the area between Quarry Beach, Llanbedrog and St Tudwal’s Island east.
Abersoch RNLI launched their inshore lifeboat The Peter and Ann Setten at 9.23am on Saturday (30 April) after receiving reports from Holyhead Coastguard of a 30 foot yacht out of fuel and unable to anchor.
Following a fundraising coffee morning, almost £500 has been raised for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI).
Flint RNLI 50th Anniversary Appeal benefitted by over £400 on Bank Holiday Monday when nine cyclists rode the 50 mile return journey from Flint lifeboat station to the Cheshire Ice Cream factory.
Bois Goetre-Hen Male Choir and Florida State University Singers are to help support Porthcawl RNLI lifeboat at a concert to be held at All Saints Church Victoria Ave, Porthcawl on Friday 6 May 2016.
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