Local paddle boarder, Joe Holtaway, and his grateful parents visited Penlee RNLI lifeboat station this morning (Thursday 27 October) to thank the volunteer crew for their dedication and perseverance
The anniversary of the Nafsiporos rescue off the coast of Anglesey almost half a century ago, will coincide with a new RNLI social media campaign in the run up to Christmas.
On Friday November 21 at the St Davids RNLI crew dinner, Dr Sara Hamilton was presented with a framed RNLI certificate for her services to the lifeboat station.
Penlee RNLI volunteer crews were called into action last night (Tuesday 25 November) when the all-weather lifeboat Ivan Ellen and the inshore lifeboat Paul Alexander launched and joined the search for a missing person.
Popular children’s television presenter Chris Jarvis visited the RNLI's Tower lifeboat station in London to do a special reading of the charity’s new Christmas book, with the video of the reading to be broadcast on Sunday evening (30 November).
RNLB Enid Mary arrived on station on 5th November 2015 and has been keeping the crew busy ever since. She has been tasked 5 times in the 20 days she has been on station.
Three members of Lough Swilly RNLI recently made a very special trip to check on the progress of the station’s new state of the art Shannon class lifeboat.
Ten members of Filey RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew passed their RNLI Casualty Care Course on Sunday 23rd November.
A number of RNLI volunteers who have given years of service to the lifesaving charity have been recognised for their dedication.
Eyemouth RNLI lifeboat was called out just after 10am on Saturday 22nd November following an emergency call to Aberdeen Coastguard from a member of the public.
On Monday 24 November at 3pm, Dungeness RNLI relief Shannon class lifeboat 13-04 was tasked by Dover Coastguard to assist a 37ft yacht with engine failure, half a mile south east of Dungeness.
St Agnes volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew launched today (24 November) at around 2.30pm to reports of three people cut off by the tide at Porthtowan beach
On Saturday 22 November, the Horton and Port Eynon lifeboat was launched after information was received that a fishing boat was in difficulty off Oxwich Bay.
Llandudno's RNLI inshore lifeboat spent a total of over six hours at sea on Friday and Saturday (21 and 22 November).
A leisurely walk turned into a dramatic rescue for three students on Saturday 22 November after they got cut off by the tide and required volunteer crews from Newquay to come to their rescue.
Newquay volunteers were called to the rescue of a newly-wed bride on Sunday 23 November after she got into difficulty when taking a post-wedding surf with her new husband.
New Brighton's Atlantic 85 B-870 John & Louisa Fisher lifeboat was launched on the evening of Friday 21st November following the report of a grounded 27ft yacht, with a crew of two, off the Queens channel on the approach to the River Mersey.
During routine Sunday training, RNLI volunteers at Aberystwyth, took time out to present a framed certificate of thanks to eight-year-old local girl Niamh Deakin who had helped the crew to raise funds at various events in 2014.
On Thursday November 20 2014 at 7.10pm St Davids RNLI all-weather lifeboat with its volunteer crew, slipped her moorings to go to the aid of a 42ft vessel which had suffered a fouled prop.
John Teare of Peel, a volunteer with Peel RNLI for over 40 years was honoured by Peel Town Commissioners on Friday evening (21 November).
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