Both Tenby RNLI lifeboats were launched at 3.25pm on Tuesday (29 July) with a Paramedic and Coastguard Team aboard following a report that a tourist had collapsed after suffering from suspected Anaphylactic shock whilst on Caldey Island.
The skipper of a local fishing boat reported finding an empty canoe upside down between the islands of Insch and Kerrera on 29 July.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution today announced the launch of a pilot scheme that will allow the charity to accept donations in Bitcoin.
RNLI volunteers and supporters from across Wales were recognised last week for their years of dedication at the charity’s annual Fundraising and Supporter Awards, held at the Swansea Maritime Museum.
3 callouts for the Inshore lifeboat, and 1 for the All-weather lifeboat
Lough Derg RNLI has assisted two people this evening adter their 24ft cruiser got into difficulty and was drifting across the lake near Portumna.
This Sunday 3 August, members of the Kerrigan family, their friends and neighbours, the emergency services and the general public will gather at 10pm for a special function in Dorrian’s Imperial Hotel, Ballyshannon.
On Saturday 26th July 2014 about 250 small ships, yachts, working boats and clippers sailed up the River Clyde from Greenock to Glasgow as part of the city's Commonwealth Games celebrations.
Bournemouth and Poole’s RNLI lifeguards have had one of their busiest weeks of the summer so far as thousands flocked to the resort at the start of the summer school holidays.
RNLI lifeguards assisted a group of teenagers who got into trouble whilst swimming off the Point at Llantwit Major beach earlier this week.
Just over a year ago in July 2013, Alison Purchorn and her family anchored their boat in a Solent creek and prepared to go for a swim, little knowing what the next fifteen minutes would bring.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) volunteer crews are helping firefighters tackle a blaze at Eastbourne pier this afternoon.
At 1.58 pm on Wednesday 30 July 2014 the Beaumaris R N L I lifeboat launched to assist a Fletcher motor vessel with engine difficulties in the Menai Strait close to Caernarfon.
Oban lifeboat, the Mora Edith Macdonald, was tasked by Stornoway Coastguard on Sunday 27 July to attend the 33ft. yacht Braw Lass aground on rocks in Cuan Sound.
Author of the best-selling Little Book of Cornwall, Emma Mansfield, launches her new book, The Little Book of Surfing this week. £1 from every copy sold will go towards the work of the RNLI lifeguards, who patrol over 200 of the UK’s beaches.
Bamse , the Norwegian sea dog , a St Bernard, is a hero in Montrose.
The inshore lifeboat at the New Quay RNLI station, celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, was called out shortly before 11.30am on Friday, 25 July to assist a rib with two people on board off Aberaeron.
This Sunday (3rd August) at 11am, Plymouth's RNLI will be holding their annual Open Day at the Royal William Yard in Stonehouse.
The Portishead and Bristol volunteer lifeboat crew were tasked to assist a yacht which had run aground on Clevedon beach in strong winds and rough conditions on Sunday (27 July).
Four vessels have been towed to safety by RNLI Angle’s all weather and inshore lifeboats in a busy five days for the station.
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