Margate could benefit from the arrival of a new Shannon class RNLI lifeboat and new boathouse under plans submitted by the charity that saves lives at sea.
RNLI volunteers at Staithes who put themselves in danger to save the life of an injured man being thrown against Staithes harbour wall by large waves have been given a series of prestigious RNLI bravery awards.
Bridlington’s next RNLI all-weather lifeboat will be named Antony Patrick Jones in memory of the local man whose legacy is helping to fund the state-of-the-art Shannon class vessel.
Conwy and Llandudno RNLI lifeboats were the recipients of a generous donation worth more than £1500 this weekend. The money, which has been split equally between the stations, has been raised as part of the i61 Church’s ‘£10 challenge’.
Cowes RNLI lifeboat was launched this morning to search for a yacht following the discovery of a body of a man close to the East Cowes shore of the River Medina, a few metres from the floating bridge.
The RNLI recognised the Padstow lifeboat crew at an award ceremony in Padstow on Saturday evening (28 November) for their part in saving the life of a French trawlerman, during a six-hour rescue in gale force winds and rough seas last year.
A capsized sailing dinghy with two people on board prompted the launch of both Tynemouth RNLI lifeboats
Christmas came early at Chatham Historic Dockyard on 28 November, as children enjoyed a reading of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s (RNLI) festive story.
Lifeboat volunteers from Sunderland and Tynemouth RNLI Station were called into action earlier this afternoon (Sunday 29 November) to assist a windsurfer who was in difficulty in the water at Seaburn after becoming separated from his board in 60mph winds
The Llwynegrin Singers from Mold organised a Craft Fayre last Saturday in support of Flint RNLI who are their chosen Christmas Charity.
The volunteer crews of both the RNLI Sheerness lifeboats were called upon to assist in two separate incidents on Saturday 28 November.
Woman found safe and well after search stood down.
We are sorry to inform you that we have taken the decision to cancel tomorrow’s RNLI Reindeer Run in Fota House and Gardens.
Children at an East Midlands school have riased £1,503 for the RNLI in memory of an 11 year old girl who loved visiting Lyme Regis.
Yesterday Thursday 26 November saw a major air and sea rescue mission being launched with Sunderland RNLI saving a man from the sea.
The first Shannon class lifeboat has gone on service in Cornwall, at St Ives RNLI.
On Friday 27 November Largs lifeboat was launched to a report from an observer on shore who saw what was thought to be an upturned boat with a white hull at a distance off Inverkip marina.
Christmas came early at Crosshaven lifeboat station today (Thursday 26 November), as children enjoyed a reading of an RNLI festive story.
Eastbourne inshore lifeboat was launched at the request of Solent Coastguard on Monday evening to search for suspected missing persons at Beachy Head.
Rhyl harbourmaster was supervising a yachtsman who was shifting his vessel from a mooring in Rhyl harbour to the slipway, to be recovered for the winter, at 10.42am on Thursday 26th November.
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