The Montrose all-weather lifeboat RNLB Moonbeam was requested today (1/9/15) to assist a yacht which had lost all power.
The RNLI Peterhead Tamar Lifeboat ‘The Misses Robertson of Kintail’ launched on Sunday 30 August with its volunteer crew, at 3.15 pm, to try and recover an active tiny distress beacon from the Erin Wood.
RNLI lifeguards will finish their daily safety service on the beaches of Swansea this weekend.
RNLI lifeguards will finish their daily safety service on majority of the beaches of Pembrokeshire this weekend.
RNLI lifeguards will finish their daily safety service on the beaches of the Vale of Glamorgan this weekend.
The new Tramore RNLI D-class lifeboat D-781 will be officially named the Isabella Purchase during a ceremony at the National Lifeguard Training Centre in Tramore on Saturday 12 September at 3pm.
RNLI lifeguards will finish their daily safety service on the beaches of Ceredigion this weekend.
This Sunday (6 September) Plymouth RNLI will be hosting an open day at Royal William Yard, giving the public a chance to see the lifeboats up close and meet the hard-working volunteer crew members.
The crew of St Ives RNLI are hard at work preparing for the delivery of its new state-of-the-art lifeboat for which the build is complete and is now in the water.
Two yachtsmen sailing from Brittany to Scotland were rescued from a dangerous position in Perran Bay on Thursday night (3 September) in an operation which also involved St Agnes RNLI Inshore Lifeboat and members of Perranporth Surf Lifesaving Club.
Morecambe’s RNLI rescue hovercraft launched, after a request from the Coastguard, to rescue an elderly couple trapped waist deep in mud with an incoming tide.
July and August have recorded 16 emergency calls which resulted in two standby, and 23 lifeboat launches, assistance has been given to people, yachts , fishing boats, motor cruisers, kayakers, inflatables and dogs.
At 2:42am on Thursday 3 September, 2015 Belfast Coastguard contacted Helensburgh RNLI lifeboat following a request from Police Scotland to assist in a search for a missing person in the Helensburgh area.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is now looking to train lifeguards to work on Scotland’s beaches in summer 2016.
The MV Hoy Head roll-on roll-off ferry suffered a breakdown and Longhope lifeboat was called out as a precaution.
At 6.09pm on Monday 31 August 2015 Belfast Coastguard requested the assistance of the Helensburgh RNLI lifeboat after being advised that there was a 29' yacht aground on the Cockle Bank off Greenock.
Both Exmouth lifeboats launched on bank holiday Monday, 31 August at 2.15pm to search for a broken down speedboat in Lyme Bay with three men on board.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has a group of inspiring runners taking part in the Morrisons Great North Run on Sunday 13 September and is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to support and cheer them on.
Dunbar’s RNLI lifeboat volunteers supported fire, police and coastguard rescuers attempting to get a nine year old girl down from cliffs after she got stuck.
With a 9 metre spring tide washing in and a beautiful red sunset over the Burry Estuary last night, the setting at Burry Port Harbour couldn't have been any more picturesque.
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