Overwhelming support saw this year’s annual Skegness RNLI Fundraising Ball raise the highest total yet with a whopping £12,782.20.
Two elderly walkers were rescued by lifeboat from the rocks and a rising tide near Kettleness yesterday (Thurs) evening.
An RNLI Lifeguard Supervisor from Anglia has crossed the English Channel in an amazing 5 hours, using just a paddle board and the power of his arms.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is looking to recruit extra volunteer crew and fundraisers to join the Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station. The charity has a variety of fulfilling roles available including volunteer crew members, fundraisers and
An RNLI volunteer from Redcar is joining colleagues from other parts of the UK and Ireland to take part in a week-long Lifeboat Crew Exchange Programme organised by the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF).
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has joined forces with H&H Classics of Warrington to ask people to consider donating a classic car for an upcoming auction on 11 October to help raise vital funds for the charity that saves lives at sea.*
At the request of H. M Coastguard the volunteer crew members of the R N L I Beaumaris lifeboat launched to the assistance of a jet ski with engine problems on the Menai Strait.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution were called out at around 4.45pm after a member of the public alerted the coastguard to persons cut of by the tide between the east pier and Saltwick.
Five flood rescue instructors from the Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defence (BFSCD) have joined some of the RNLI’s Flood Rescue Team members for a Flood Rescue Technician course in Scotland.
RNLI lifeguard patrols are due to finish on beaches at Bournemouth, Poole and Weymouth this weekend as the summer draws to a close
The RNLI is asking dog owners when enjoying the coast and inland waters to consider the dangers that may not be immediately noticeable.
The volunteer lifeboat crew from RNLI Fleetwood helped rescue two horses and their young riders from the mud at Knott End on Sunday 18 September.
In a rescue involving 2 war ships, 3 helicopters and a fishing vessel Peel all weather lifeboat Ruby Clery under the command of coxswain Paul Cain rescued a 20 metre converted trawler 11 miles West of Peel.
A special roster of available crew had to be arranged to cover any launch request on Saturday afternoon / evening as many of the crew attended the wedding and reception.
Angle RNLI’s all weather lifeboat was launched on Monday afternoon (September 19) to assist a nine metre motor boat, which had run aground off Pwllcrochan Flats in the Milford Haven Waterway. There were four people on board.
The RNLI has announced it has withdrawn the current planning application for permission to build a new lifeboat station in Margate.
The RNLI is advising people to take care around the coastline in Jersey as lifeguard patrols officially come to an end this weekend (Sunday 25 September).
Lifeboat crew with Larne RNLI are throwing open the doors of the lifeboat station as they host a coffee morning to raise funds for Macmillan, the cancer support charity.
Five cyclists who work in Norwich for the Dept. for Work and Pensions braved stormy weather yesterday (Friday 16 September) to ride from Norwich to Wells RNLI Lifeboat Station and back in aid of the new Shannon lifeboat.
The charities volunteer lifeboat crew were recently presented with a very kind and generous donation from family members of the late Patricia Ellen Rose Bull at Erith Yacht Club.
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