On the afternoon of 21 July, both Exmouth RNLI’s Shannon class and D-class lifeboats were called out to Lyme Bay to assist two broken-down boats and tow them to safety.
RNLI lifeguards have urged people to take care when using inflatable toy boats at the beach after two women were blown into the river mouth at Littlehampton beach.
The Penlee inshore lifeboat Paul Alexander launched at 5pm on Monday 21 July, to a small speedboat that had broken down one mile south of Lamorna Cove.
Whilst still dealing with an earlier incident on Monday 21 July, the Penlee inshore lifeboat Paul Alexander was tasked by Falmouth Coastguard to a French junk rigged yacht aground off Newlyn Green.
Portaferry RNLI received a request to launch their inshore lifeboat at 10.40am today (Tuesday 22 July) to the aid of a man and woman with two children on board a stranded yacht.
A recruitment drive at Whitby RNLI Lifeboat Museum is paying dividends, with four new volunteers joining the team at the North Yorkshire tourist attraction.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards in East Yorkshire have been kept very busy over the past couple of days helping beach goers who have got into difficulty while enjoying the sunshine.
Skerries RNLI have thanked Skerries Rugby club for their generous donation of €590. The funds were raised through the selling of programmes at their hugely successful Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser held in June.
Both the Dun Laoghaire RNLI all weather and inshore lifeboats were launched this evening (Tuesday 22 July).
On Tuesday July 22 at 4.20pm both St Davids RNLI all weather and inshore lifeboats, were called out following reports of the possibility of kayakers in difficulties.
The power of the Trent class lifeboat came into its own on 21 July when the 70-ton sailing vessel “Kommandoren” lost power in the Firth of Lorne and the lifeboat was tasked to assist her.
Scarborough RNLI is anticipating a big public response to two annual events this week.
At 8.30pm on Sunday 20 July 2014 Humber Coastguard requested the launch of Seahouses Inshore Lifeboat to assist Fire, Police, Ambulance and Coastguard personnel with a critically injured female who had fallen over cliffs south of Seahouses.
The Plymouth RNLI lifeboat volunteers were kept busy with two separate rescues today.
Despite disappointing weather, Cullercoats Harbour Day attracted lots of visitors to the lifeboat station on Saturday 19 July for a family friendly day out for many people. Many attractions, stalls and entertainment kept everyone amused and happy.
Alderney RNLI's Trent class lifeboat launched at 8.10pm on Monday 21 July to help eight people on a locally-registered rigid inflatable boat (RIB).
The RNLI lifeboat from Redcar joined other emergency services in the search for a male who got into difficulties while swimming in the River Tees on Monday 21 July 2014.
On Monday evening at 1925hrs whilst on exercise, Lymington Volunteer Lifeboat were tasked to an incident at Watcombe Bay, West of Freshwater
Six year old Stormforce member and Design a Christmas Card competition winner, Joe Stanbury handed over £83.77 to Exmouth RNLI volunteers just before their exercise, on 16 July.
Last Wednesday (16 July) Peel Ladies Lifeboat Guild held an evening of Summer Night Music with the Lon Dhoo choir at the Peel boathouse.
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