Abersoch RNLI launched their inshore lifeboat at 4 pm on Friday, August 15, after receiving reports from Holyhead Coastguard of a small sailing boat taking on water off St Tudwal’s Island.
Abersoch RNLI responded to three calls within a 15 hour period during Monday and Tuesday 18 and 19 August .
Harwich RNLI’s all-weather lifeboat was called to assist a survey vessel that had broken down 27 miles out to sea.
On Tuesday August 19 at 10.25pm both St Davids RNLI all weather (ALB) and inshore (ILB) lifeboats with their volunteer crews, were tasked following reports of a red distress flare sighting to the west of Ramsey island.
RNLI volunteers rescued a man clinging to a pierside ladder after he fell into the harbour at Staithes yesterday.
Margate’s RNLI all-weather lifeboat, along with an RAF rescue helicopter have been in action today after a fisherman was taken ill aboard a charter angling boat.
Brollies were out in force on Conwy Quay last night as RNLI supporters gathered for the naming of Conwy RNLI's new lifeboat.
Port St Mary lifeboat was called out at 8.15pm after recieving a call from Liverpool Coastguard that a yacht was in difficulty seven miles south of the port.
An open-water swimmer is hoping to set a record for crossing a famous sea channel in aid of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI).
Newhaven’s Severn Class lifeboat ‘RNLB David and Elizabeth Acland’ and her volunteer crew have been busy with four call outs over a four day period.
Volunteer crewman from the RNLI’s Barrow station today, Tuesday 19th August 2014, launched their inshore lifeboat ‘Vision of Tamworth’ to go to the assistance of a disabled dinghy in Walney Channel.
Lachlan Field and Greg Welch, RNLI lifeguards on Bournemouth beach, launched into action on Sunday (17 August) to rescue two kite surfers getting lost in the fog after being caught out by the changeable weather conditions.
On the evening of Thursday the 14th of August, 2014 station branch officials, volunteer crew members and fundraisers gathered at Criccieth’s RNLI lifeboat station to convene their Annual General Meeting.
North Pembrokeshire RNLI lifeguards have set themselves a challenge to walk 186 miles around the county’s coastal path to help raise vital funds for St Davids RNLI boathouse appeal.
With weather and sea conditions worsening this week the weekly training sessions turned to working with other services for the Portishead and Bristol Lifeboat volunteers.
Six persons were brought ashore after being stuck on a sandbank when the incoming tide surrounded them
A 46 foot French yacht was towed to safety by Cowes lifeboat yesterday (Sunday) after radioing that it had engine trouble.
The Stromness lifeboat was launched at 11.11 this morning (18 August 2014) to go to the aid of a missing diver in Burra Sound, between Graemsay and Hoy.
RNLI lifeguards rescued a young mother and her toddler yesterday afternoon (Sunday) as they were blown out to sea in strong offshore winds off Saundersfoot beach.
RNLI lifeguards at Praa Sands helped a man who’d fallen from his kayak and was struggling to get back aboard on Friday (15 August).
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