Cowes RNLI lifeboat raced to East Cowes Marina last evening after Solent Coastguards were told that smoke was seen coming from a ketch, Rainbow Dancer.
Port talbot lifeboat station has just received a generous donation for the RNLI
Fundraisers at Swanage RNLI are celebrating this month after collecting over £100,000 in the first eight months of their charity appeal to raise £200,000.
The volunteer crew of Lymington Relief Atlantic 75, ‘The Eric Rowse’ were called at 14:20 on Sunday 9 March to go to the aid of a 15 metre sailing yacht that reported mechanical failure and an ingress of water.
Volunteer crew members from three East Anglia lifeboat stations were involved in a major search exercise yesterday (March 10) amid fears people were missing following a boat capsize.
Three men in a boat were rescued by Scarborough RNLI’s inshore lifeboat on Tuesday 11 March.
Fire crews and two RNLI lifeboats were called to a severe fire on a 50ft. wooden charter boat just before midnight on 10 March 2014
Beaumaris RNLI volunteers were called to action last night following an incident on the bridges linking Anglesey and the mainland.
Eastbourne RNLI’s all-weather lifeboat (ALB) was launched at 08.20 this morning (10 March) in response to a call for help from a Belgium registered fishing trawler 20 miles offshore from Sovereign Harbour.
A lifeboat coxswain is running the 102-mile length of the Suez Canal to raise money for Scarborough RNLI’s £200,000 appeal.
RNLI volunteers from The Mumbles were settling down to watch the Wales V England match on Sunday, when they were called to rescue two men shouting for help in the Bristol Channel.
St Agnes RNLI Lifeboat rescued a female bodyboarder from a rip current this evening (9 March 2014) at Trevaunance Cove.
A collection was taken at the funeral of the late Irene Ross from Dalmeny in aid of the RNLI Queensferry Lifeboat Station, held in Dalmeny Parish Church the collection raised £150.
A teenage jetskier was plucked to safety by an RNLI lifeguard after spending nearly 20 minutes in the water.
The Lizard’s Tamar class all-weather lifeboat Rose and Falmouth’s Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott, launched this morning just after 7am to go to the assistance of an 87 metre (257 feet) long cargo vessel
Little and Broad Haven RNLI lifeboat was launched on Saturday (8 March) after reports of three teenagers in difficulty north of Broad Haven at Devils Bridge.
At 1525 hours on Friday 7th March, 2014 Belfast Coastguard requested the assistance of Helensburgh RNLI lifeboat with an attempt to refloat a commercial fishing boat that was aground in the Holy Loch.
A fitting UK memorial has been unveiled to the sinking of HMS Birkenhead which resulted in the origin of the maritime call of 'women and children first' and to the sailors, marines & soldiers who's courage brought into being the term 'Birkenhead Drill
Designing lifeboats and shooting rubber ducks with water jets are just two of the interactive activities that will be available to young people at the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s (RNLI) stand at this year’s Big Bang Fair.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is working in partnership with Sunderland City Council to teach school children vital water safety messages through a series of interactive workshops.
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