St Agnes RNLI lifeboat was launched at 1.45am this morning (Wednesday 23 July) following reports of a missing person between Perranporth and Perran Sands.
Flint RNLI lifeboat was requested by Liverpool Coastguard to investigate the siting of Red Flares in the River Dee near to Shotton.
RNLI lifeguards on duty at Burnham-on-Sea helped a woman suffering from a serious asthma attack yesterday.
Video footage of two tombstoners risking life and limb by jumping from 35ft into shallow water covering jagged rocks has sparked a safety plea from the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI).
RNLI lifeguards on Jersey dealt with two major incidents yesterday (Tuesday 22 July). As the island enjoys hot, sunny weather and with the school holidays here, the charity is urging people to stay safe by the coast this summer.
The RNLI all-weather lifeboat and its volunteer crew were paged by the coastguard on Tuesday (21 July) at 6.25 am to go to the assistance of the 11 meter fishing boat Morel Margh some three miles to the south east of Anthony Light.
Responding to a report of a person in the water off the Banjo pier in East Looe, both of Looe's RNLI lifeboats, the Atlantic Class Alan and Margaret and D Class Ollie Naismith were launched at 20 past midnight on Wednesday 23 July.
RNLI lifeguards at Crooklets rescued a young boy who was heard screaming for help yesterday. The boy had been dragged away from the beach in a very strong rip current at about 4pm.
RNLI lifeguards saved the life of a drowning girl who was struggling to keep her head above water at Wells Beach in Norfolk.
Ramsey’s Mersey class RNLI lifeboat, the RNLB Ann and James Ritchie, was launched on Sunday afternoon, 20th July, to go to the assistance of a leisure craft that had broken down approximately one mile off Maughold Head.
Wicklow RNLI inshore lifeboat launched at 3pm this afternoon (Wednesday 23 July) to rescue a sheep trapped in a cave and in danger of drowning as the tide rose.
RNLI Angle’s all weather lifeboat was launched in the early hours of Sunday morning (20 July), after a report that a 10m veteran ketch - with six crew members on board – was drifting somewhere near the entrance to the Milford Haven Waterway.
On Wednesday 23 July at 9.22pm RNLI Cullercoats was requested to launch by Humber Coastguard. A boat, which was half a mile north of the lifeboat station, had broken down, stranded and with no way of reaching shore with darkness quickly drawing in.
Volunteers from Newbiggin lifeboat station were called out at 5.30am today following reports of a person threatening suicide in the Cresswell area.
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.
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.
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