RNLI Lifeguards are back on Sedgemoor District Council-managed beaches in Somerset this weekend in preparation for what is set to be a busy summer thanks to the UK’s recent heat-wave.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards will be operating daily beach safety patrols from this Saturday (4 July) on beaches across East Yorkshire.*
Tenby's all-weather lifeboat launched at about 7:26pm on Wednesday 1 July after a member of the public believed that two surfers were caught in a rip at Manorbier Beach.
The volunteer crew of Walmer RNLI lifeboat were called to reports that a women had jumped into the sea from Deal pier.
A comprehensive and in depth history of Moelfre RNLI’s lifeboats and volunteers has been recorded in the new book ‘Moelfre lifeboat: An Illustrated History’ by well-known author Nicholas Leach
Three men stranded for eight hours in a small cabin-cruiser without power in the Solent were finally rescued in the early hours of this morning by Cowes RNLI lifeboat.
Two nude swimmers taking a dip in the River Thames to cool off during the heatwave have sparked a water safety plea from the RNLI’s London Lifeboat crews.
RNLI lifeguards have rescued two people caught in a rip current off Newgale beach this morning.
Celebrations are in order for the volunteers at Penlee RNLI after they won the £50,000 top prize, plus a kitchen, in the 2015 Jewson Building Better Communities Awards.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards rushed to the aid of a teenager at Longsands beach on Tuesday (30 June) after he jumped (tombstoned) into the sea and injured his ankle.
On Friday 26 June Stranraer RNLI lifeboat and her volunteer crew were called into action to assist an 18ft fishing boat with three people aboard.
On Sunday 28 June at around 1pm as they were recovering the Largs lifeboat from exercise training the volunteer crew overheard a Pan Pan call from a vessel in distress.
RNLI Lifeguards across Devon and Cornwall begin their lifesaving service at even more beaches across the region this weekend (4 July) in preparation for what is set to be a busy summer season.
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.
A Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) volunteer from Flamborough was one of more than 50 dedicated supporters of the lifesaving charity honoured at its regional awards ceremony at York Racecourse on Sunday (28 June).
It was a long day yesterday (30th June) for the volunteer crew at Arbroath RNLI as they came to the assistance of a stricken Dutch yacht with one person on board that had run aground on rocks close to the town’s harbour entrance.
The RNLI, the charity that saves lives at sea, will have a fully operational lifeboat station in Belfast City from 9am today (2 July) right through to Sunday evening (5 July) for the Tall Ships Race.
Lymington lifeboat launched shortly after 7am on Saturday 27 June for a 5 hour tasking in support of the annual Round the Island yacht race.
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.
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