Volunteer crew of Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat station were called to action twice this weekend.
Portrush RNLI Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) was launched today (Sunday 2 August) to reports of a dinghy in difficulty at Portballintrae.
A RIB and a yacht in difficulty in the Milford Haven Waterway on Thursday (July 30) were assisted by RNLI Angle’s all weather lifeboat.
Sunderland RNLI Station has hailed their annual ’Harbour Day’ a huge success, raising £1,338 towards the charities running costs for the coming year.
On Sunday August 2 at 2pm St Davids RNLI inshore lifeboat with its volunteer crew launched on service, to the aid of a kayaker who was towing a 2 man kayak heading towards Porthmelgan beach and was making very little progress.
At 11.55 am on Sunday 2 August 2015 the volunteer crew members of the RNLI Beaumaris lifeboat launched to a yacht suffering from water ingress subsequently at 2.55pm launched to investigate a dinghy adrift they then assisted a boat aground on a sandbar.
Fundraising volunteers from Exmouth RNLI are busy planning an Open Day to be held at the lifeboat station on Queens Drive on Saturday 22 August between 10am and 4pm.
Portrush RNLI Inshore Lifeboat (ILB) and All-weather Lifeboat (ALB) were launched today (Saturday 1st August) at 3.45 pm to reports of an overturned catamaran at the East Strand.
Blackpool’s annual RNLI family fun day was interrupted on Saturday, 1st August, when the charity’s volunteers were called to rescue six people in the space of just fifteen minutes.
Three people were rescued and another assisted by RNLI lifeguards at a Ceredigion beach.
New Quay RNLI's inshore lifeboat was launched on Thursday evening, 30 July to rescue two adults stranded by the incoming tide on a small beach south of Llangrannog.
Tenby's all-weather lifeboat Haydn Miller launched at 3:58pm on Thursday 30 July after a call from a yacht
Fishguard RNLI's inshore lifeboat responded to a request from HM Coastguard to launch on Thursday 30 July after a yachtman onboard his yacht witnessed an empty tender drift rapidly past him whilst at anchor in Lower Town harbour in windy conditions.
RNLI lifeguards patrolling Watergate Bay rescued six teenagers and one child yesterday (30 July) after they became caught in a strong rip current.
Vera Robinson MBE, one of the RNLI’s oldest fundraisers, has passed away at the age of 101.
Oban RNLI lifeboat Mora Edith MacDonald launched this evening (30 July) to the aid of a dive boat aground in the Sound of Mull.
The RNLI Peterhead Tamar class lifeboat The Misses Robertson of Kintail was requested to launch on Thursday 30 July 2015 at 1.41pm with its volunteer crew, to reports of a man overboard from a small creel boat East of Boddam Harbour.
Local children raised over £200 (£225.67) for Horton and Port Eynon RNLI by running a stall at the Pennard Carnival.
On Thursday 30 July the volunteers from St Bees RNLI were requested by Liverpool Coastguard to go to the aid of a paraglider who had got into difficulties just north of Whitehaven.
The crew of a Faroese lifeboat recently returned home following a tour around various RNLI lifeboat stations around Scotland.
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