Called out by Holyhead Coastguard Operations Centre for the second Sunday in succession, Llandudno RNLI all-weather lifeboat launched at 12:30am yesterday (19/4) to assist a 45' yacht which was experiencing engine problems in Conwy Bay.
Brighton's inshore lifeboat Random Harvest was launched on Saturday 18 April at 12.09pm to a man cut off by the rising tide at Peacehaven.
Barmouth RNLI mechanic Llew Griffin retired on 10 April after serving 26 years in the post - a member of Barmouth lifeboat for a total of 36 years.
Margate's RNLI inshore lifeboat rescued a jet-skier whose craft broke down in choppy sea conditions and was drifting perilously close to rocks on Friday 17 April.
After their first week of training, volunteer lifeboat crew at Portishead were called to assist in their second shout which involved the Coastguard, rescue helicopter and Fire Service hovercraft.
The volunteer team at Rock RNLI lifeboat station will be holding a formal naming ceremony and service of dedication for their new D class inshore lifeboat Rusper II on Saturday 25 April.
Two off duty RNLI lifeguards jumped into action last night (Sunday 19 April) to rescue two teenagers caught in large surf off St Ouen’s Bay.
After a 999 call to Aberdeen Coastguard, the second one in two days, the RNLI Peterhead Tamar Lifeboat The Misses Robertson of Kintail was requested to launch on Sunday 19 April 2015 at 4.28pm with its volunteer crew.
RNLI lifeguards on patrol at Summerleaze helped rescue a male surfer who was in difficulty at a neighbouring beach yesterday afternoon (Sunday 19 April).
Volunteer lifeboat crew with Larne RNLI had a busy Sunday (19 April) evening when both the all weather and inshore lifeboats were tasked to two separate incidents within minutes of each other.
The volunteer crew of the Mumbles all-weather lifeboat were called to the aid of a Swansea power boat in distress in Swansea Bay.
Lough Ree RNLI lifeboat crew received their first callout of 2015 last Saturday (18 April) after a 37 foot hire cruiser ran aground on Wood Shoal, near Lecarrow.
Victoria Thomas, only one of two female members of Looe RNLI, is running this year’s London Marathon on Sunday 26 April to raise funds for the RNLI.
Sheerness RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew launched to a stricken yacht which had run aground on the Maplin Sands at 4.33pm on Thursday 16 April.
South Western Ambulance Service requested assistance from Newquay RNLI lifeboat volunteers on Saturday afternoon (18 April) after a man was injured on a remote beach near Mawgan Porth.
A yacht crew has visited Llandudno lifeboat station to thank the resort's volunteer RNLI crews for bringing them to safety last week when the sailors' 35' long craft was caught in stormy conditions over a mile off Great Orme's Head.
Two young rowers, who had capsized in to the River Thames, managed to climb to safety aboard their coach’s boat, only to then find that its engine had failed.
Volunteer lifeboat crew launched early this morning (Sunday 19th April) to take part in a multi agency search and rescue operation involving Kilrush and Fenit RNLI, Coast Guard rescue teams from Kilkee and Doolin.
Kilrush lifeboat launched for second time today following reports that a vehicle had entered the water at Cappagh Pier, Kilrush.
Volunteers at Burry Port RNLI were called out following multiple reports of persons cut off by the tide.
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