A major multi-agency air and sea operation was put into action yesterday evening (Thursday 31 July) when two men in a boat were reported to be in difficulty in a small boat at Dunmanus Bay, West Cork.
Next Wednesday 6 August, Nationwide will feature the efforts of the community in Ballycotton to bring their former lifeboat Mary Stanford home
Invergordon RNLI Lifeboat was requested to launch by Aberdeen Coastguard
Oban lifeboat, the Mora Edith Macdonald, was launched twice in 5 hours on 31 July.
Two angling associations presented a donation to the RNLI at the crew training evening held at Dungeness RNLI lifeboat station on Wednesday 29 August.
Dramatic new video footage captured by an RNLI lifeboat crewman reveals for the first time how the emergency services battled to bring the Eastbourne pier fire under control from the deck of a lifeboat.
At the end of June, David Godfrey from Hawkinge did an amazing sponsored challenge to celebrate his 70th birthday with donations going to Dungeness RNLI.
Lough Derg RNLI has assisted two people and their dog after their cruiser ran aground.
Whitstable’s new Atlantic 85 Lifeboat Lewisco was launched at 5.25 on Thursday evening after Thames Coastguard received a call from a 24ft motor cruiser with two adults and two children onboard that had run out of fuel in the Princess Channel approximatel
Lifeboat crew with Castletownbere RNLI launched yesterday (30 July 2014) to help a couple who had become injured when the 40 ft yacht they were sailing on, at Laurence’s Cove, got into difficultly.
Ballycotton RNLI has rescued four teenagers who got into difficulty this evening when out on a canoeing venture.
Rye Harbour RNLI Lifeboat B-842 ‘Hello Herbie’ launched on service at 3.22pm today (31 July) after Dover Coastguard received a call from a member of the public who had seen a windsurfer clinging to their board and thought to be in trouble.
RNLI lifeguards providing safety cover on Chapel Porth beach this summer are warning water users of the dangers of strong rip currents after a series of incidents. Yesterday (30 July) RNLI lifeguard
On Thursday July 31 at 2.44pm St Davids RNLI Tamar class lifeboat, with its volunteer crew slipped her moorings, to go to the aid of a male who had dislocated his shoulder while swimming.
Abersoch RNLI launched their inshore lifeboat at 8.40pm on Wednesday, 30 July.
In hazardous currents, Horton and Port Eynon RNLI volunteers switched off the lifeboat's engine to hear pleas for help from one of three kayakers who was suffering from mild hyperthermia.
The volunteer lifeboat crew with Larne RNLI have not had much time to relax over the summer, as their lifeboats have been launched seven times since the end of June.
RNLI lifeboats from Eastbourne, Hastings and Newhaven assisted East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service in its efforts to tackle a devastating fire on Eastbourne pier which threatened to destroy the historic structure.
At 1pm on 30 July, a report was received that an 18 foot boat had engine failure about 30 metres from the end of the headland of the iconic Gower landmark, Worms Head.
Help was on hand from Cowes RNLI lifeboat (Wednesday) evening for a cabin cruiser that once starred in the James Bond film ‘From Russia with Love’.
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