Contractors, Andrew Scott Ltd., who are building the new RNLI lifeboat station at Portishead have completed construction work on the 60 m long concrete launch ramp, as scheduled
Peterhead RNLI called to disabled angling boat near Boddam harbour rocks.
Both Workington RNLI lifeboats were preparing to launch to carry out a training exercise at 6pm on Wednesday 15 October when the Liverpool Coastguard requested assistance for the fishing boat Aeolus out of Whitehaven.
An RNLI lifeguard on patrol at Fistral saved two surfers who got into difficulty whilst competing in a surf competition on Friday (17 October).
Oban RNLI Lifeboat Mora Edith MacDonald launched at 10.33am on 17 October to a 37 foot yacht which had fouled its propellor on a creel buoy rope.
On Tuesday 14 October RNLI Longhope Lifeboat was requested to launch by the Coastguards. The pagers alerted the crew at 12.38pm and five minutes later the lifeboat was leaving the station.
Oban RNLI Lifeboat Mora Edith MacDonald was launched on it's 60th call out of 2014 on 12 October.
Peterhead RNLI lifeboat gets a second shout of the day when called to aid a disabled personal watercraft in Peterhead harbour.
On Tuesday 7 October Kirkcudbright Lifeboat Crew and Management Team were visited by the RNLI Coastal review team led by Vice-Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence. This review is ongoing and each lifeboat station is visited every five years.
Kirkcudbright Lifeboat Sheila Stenhouse was launched on 13 October at 4.29am.
Peterhead RNLI lifeboat called to aid two casualties in difficulties off the mouth of the river Ugie.
About £900 was raised for Scarborough RNLI’s Supacat appeal at a concert at the Regency Central Hotel on Saturday 18 October.
Happisburgh RNLI lifeboat station volunteers were honoured to be asked to provide the colour party for the RNLI standard at the Annual National Service for Seafarers at St Paul's Cathedral in London on 15 October.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is looking for extra volunteers to join its long-established Malton Fundraising Guild.
Lymington lifeboat called to Hawkers Lake, Keyhaven to rescue a yachtsman marooned by equipment failure
On Sunday 12 October, the owner of Antonio’s cafe handed over a cheque for £350 to Exmouth RNLI volunteers.
Two cheque presentations this morning (19 October) to Ilfracombe RNLI have taken the charity’s launch and recovery vehicle appeal over the £125,000 mark, bringing the local £150,000 target into sight.
Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat was launched today(17 October) to join a widespread search after a yacht was found beached with no-one on board.
Due to popular demand the RNLI Reindeer Run returns this year to raise funds for the RNLI and its volunteer lifeboat crews in Dublin.
A busy beach combined with strong currents and powerful swell meant a busy day for RNLI lifeguards at Boscombe on Saturday (18 October).
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