The RNLI Peterhead relief Tamar lifeboat Frank & Anne Wilkinson with its volunteer crew was called at 11.11 p.m. on Tuesday 15 April 2014 to a reported sighting of a distress flare off Peterhead.
At 7.39 pm on Monday 14 April 2014 the volunteer crew members of the Beaumaris lifeboat were requested by H.M. Coastguard to search the waters near Caernarfon for a person believed to be in the water.
RNLI volunteers from Salcombe lifeboat station were kept busy on Tuesday when they were launched four times in seven hours.
The RNLI crew at Porthdinllaen have a spring in their step after receiving the keys for their purpose built boathouse.
At 8.43 pm on Tuesday 15 April 2014 the volunteer crew members of the Beaumaris lifeboat were requested by H.M. Coastguard to search the waters near Port Dinorwic for persons believed to be in the water.
Hastings RNLI is celebrating fifty years since its first inshore rescue boat arrived in the town.
At 6.40pm on Wednesday 16 April, the Harwich RNLI inshore lifeboat was launched following reports of a yacht aground with a person in the water.
The RNLI is today (Tuesday 15 April) revealing the ten stunning short-listed images from its My Coast photography exhibition. The short-list will now be narrowed down to one winner by a public vote on the charity’s Facebook page.
A 35 foot yacht, stuck fast this afternoon on a rocky ledge near Cowes, with just one man aboard, became the subject of a precautionary visit from local RNLI lifeboat.
Friday (11th April) was a busy night for the volunteer crew of Kinsale RNLI as they collected two West Cork community awards for bringing to safety the 30 crew members of the training ship 'Astrid' that sank outside Kinsale harbour in July last year.
The future’s looking bright for Rock RNLI with the arrival of two new crew volunteers Oliver Bampton and Matthew Chaplin.
Shortly after 7.20 pm on Monday, 14th April, 2014 both Criccieth lifeboats launched to investigate reports of a drifting jetski off Borth y Gest near Porthmadog.
At 5.28pm on Saturday afternoon, both Porthcawl RNLI lifeboats launched to the assistance of a 26ft yacht that had run aground on Sandy Bay, Porthcawl.
Golfers enjoying a three day golf tournament which takes place on three different golf courses along Dorset’s Jurassic Coast in September 2014 will be raising vital funds for the RNLI volunteers along the coast.
RNLI lifeguards will be returning to five beaches on the Causeway Coast and in County Down this weekend to provide cover over the Easter period.
With Easter weekend fast approaching, the RNLI, as a member of the British Diving Safety Group (BDSG), has produced seven top tips for divers to follow before they embark on their first dives of the season.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards will be providing a reassuring presence at Longsands beach in Tynemouth during the Easter Bank Holiday weekend (from Friday 18 April to Monday 21 April).
A recent Freemasons gathering at Wallsend Masonic Hall raised the magnificent sum from a Cheese and Wine social evening. These fundraising evenings have been held for over 30 years and have raised thousands of pounds for local charities.
The Lizard lifeboat was launched just after 5pm yesterday afternoon (13 April) to a report of a 13 year old male fallen from cliffs at Bass Point, The Lizard.
Brighton RNLI lifeboat crew were scrambled in the early hours of Sunday morning to assist in the rescue of a man whose car went over cliffs and plunged 100ft into the sea below.
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