RNLI lifeguards and the volunteer lifeboat crew from Teignmouth worked together yesterday afternoon (30 June) when two men driving a speedboat hit a wave and began taking on water.
Baltimore RNLI is continuing their search this morning for a third person who got into difficulty off the coast of west Cork following a tragic accident yesterday evening (Tuesday 30 June).
Port Talbot RNLI volunteers received two call-outs within thirty minutes to search for missing children last night.
Skerries RNLI brought four people to safety on Sunday (28 June) afternoon after their racing yacht began taking on water after striking rocks near one of the islands off Skerries
Howth RNLI inshore lifeboat launched at 4.40pm Monday 29 June to reports of 4 men in 2 kayaks in difficulties one mile north of Howth harbour with one of the men in need of medical assistance.
The charity's lifeboat was tasked yesterday (Tuesday 30 June) at 2.51pm to the report of two people cut off by and stranded in the mud at Holehaven creek next to Canvey Island.
RNLI lifeguards rescued a bodyboarder caught in a rip current off Newgale South beach earlier this afternoon.
Tighnabruaich lifeboat met up with the Vikings on Loch Fyne over the weekend.
Blackpool RNLI volunteers were called out at 7.50pm on Tuesday evening after the Coastguard received a number of 999 calls about a woman who was stranded on a sandbank at Uncle Tom’s Cabin.
Jack Lowe, photographer and life-long enthusiast of the RNLI, is embarking on an ambitious project to visit all 237 RNLI lifeboat stations, whilst capturing stunning glass images along the way. This week he continues across North Devon and Somerset.
A 40-strong team of volunteer lifeboat crew members and supporters will start on the first leg of their Seiclon 2015 challenge on Friday.
RNLI volunteer lifeboat crews from Sennen Cove and St Ives were tasked to assist a yacht which had taken on water on Sunday (28 June). The yacht was being towed by a larger, 42 foot Cornish Lugger.
An afternoon swim went horribly wrong for a couple from Sutton Coldfield when they tried to swim in the Bristol Channel
Newquay RNLI lifeboat volunteers were called-out on Tuesday & Saturday (23 & 27 June) to rescue a coasteerer with suspected spinal injuries and two brothers clinging to rocks after their kayak capsized near the Huer’s Hut.
Looe’s popular fundraising raft race took place on Sunday 28 June, with the town bursting with onlookers and supporters. The event was organised by Looe Boat Owners Assiocation (LBOA) and all the proceeds go to Looe Lifeboats.
RNLI lifeguards assisted a five year old girl who had paddled out of her depth on her bodyboard off Caswell Bay on Saturday.
More than 50 Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) volunteers from across the north of England were honoured at the charity’s regional awards ceremony at York Racecourse on Sunday (28 June).
An RNLI lifeguard spotted three men struggling in the surf as he patrolled the swim area between the red and yellow flags at Crantock beach on Saturday (27 June).
RNLI lifeguards assisted a 64 year old woman who was struggling to breathe off Whitesands beach yesterday afternoon.
RNLI lifeguards will be returning to three of Vale of Glamorgan’s busiest beaches this weekend to offer safety advice and assistance over the summer holidays.
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