A private memorial service and a public wreath laying ceremony is to be held to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the loss of the Peterhead Lifeboat, Alexander Tulloch, and three of its crew at a service on 26 December 1914.
Volunteers at Kilmore Quay RNLI were called upon to go to the aid of an American yacht with three people on board yesterday morning (17 December).
Thousands of messages of support have been received by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, many of which are now proudly hanging on the charity’s Christmas tree at its headquarters in Poole, Dorset.
After a period of having a loan RNLI vehicle for towing, and launch and recovery, Flint RNLI today welcomed back their very own Land Rover.
As RNLI research* reveals more fishermen die in January than in any other month of the year, the lifesaving charity has launched a hard-hitting campaign encouraging fishermen to make sure their boats keep them safe at sea.
Port Talbot RNLI lifeboat was called at 2.45pm on Tuesday 16th December, after reports of two small boats broken down in the river Afan, with one person on each boat
Lymington RNLI Annual major fundraising event for runners of all ages from 5 upwards.
Father Christmas paid a surprise visit to the contractors working on the RNLI’s newest lifeboat station at Portishead on Monday (15 December) morning.
Staithes RNLI boathouse is currently home to three lifeboats with the addition of two vintage fund-raising lifeboat models.
Saturday night (06/12) saw nearly 50 volunteers of Peel lifeboat station get together for their Christmas dinner.
A volunteer crew member from Sennen Cove who has dedicated almost 50 years to the RNLI has finally hung up his lifejacket for the last time.
The RNLI and Portishead & Bristol Lifeboat Trust are celebrating after raising an incredible £232,000 towards the cost of a new lifeboat station in Portishead in 18 months.
Undeterred by last year’s atrocious weather conditions Ramsey RNLI is once again hosting the New Year’s Day Ramsey Chilly Dip.
On the evening of Saturday the 6th of December 2014, members from Criccieth's RNLI lifeboat station were invited to attend Madog Yacht Club’s Christmas event and accept a donation of £1,400 towards the charity.
An annual fly fishing event held at Bewl Water, Kent has raised an amazing £1,148 for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. This was presented during a crew training evening at Dungeness RNLI lifeboat station on 10 December 2014.
Christmas has come early for the volunteers of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution in Redcar when a supermarket chain played Santa and delivered a sack full of fundraising gifts to the lifeboat station.
Newly appointed Lifeboat Operations Manager (LOM) at Kilrush RNLI, Pauline Dunleavy, had her first callout in charge of the Clare lifeboat station.
The dependable Exmouth Lifeboat Outside Events team have attended five events in the local community within 10 days. In total, Fundraising volunteers have generated £1,300 to help fund saving lives at sea in Lyme Bay.
On Thursday 11 December, shop and fundraising volunteers gathered at Exmouth lifeboat station for the presentation of six long-service awards. Two 10-year and four 20-year framed certificates were awarded to the committed volunteers.
In freezing conditions this morning (Sunday 14 December) both Red Bay and Portrush RNLI lifeboat crews launched to take part in an intensive search for a missing woman in her thirties.
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