Both Tenby RNLI lifeboats were launched at 3.25pm on Tuesday (29 July) with a Paramedic and Coastguard Team aboard following a report that a tourist had collapsed after suffering from suspected Anaphylactic shock whilst on Caldey Island.
The skipper of a local fishing boat reported finding an empty canoe upside down between the islands of Insch and Kerrera on 29 July.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution today announced the launch of a pilot scheme that will allow the charity to accept donations in Bitcoin.
RNLI volunteers and supporters from across Wales were recognised last week for their years of dedication at the charity’s annual Fundraising and Supporter Awards, held at the Swansea Maritime Museum.
Pwllheli’s volunteer RNLI crew assisted a yacht which had been disabled due to a rope becoming entangled in the rudder on Monday evening.
Dónal Gallagher, brother of the late blues guitarist Rory Gallagher has presented Ballycotton RNLI with a generous donation of €11,000 to help them continue their work of saving lives at sea.
Kippford RNLI volunteer crew went to the aid of two swimmers who had got into difficulties near Almorness point.
Tenby inshore lifeboat launched at 2.20pm on Monday 28 July to go to the aid of a sailing dinghy which had capsized in the north Bay.
The volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew of Rhyl have had a busy few days and this continued on Monday 28 July with an inshore lifeboat rescue.
Hartlepool RNLI’s all weather lifeboat, Betty Huntbatch, was tasked by HM Humber Coastguard to attend 3 separate incidents on the evening of Monday 28 July 2014.
A special Ecumenical Service will be held at Knock Shrine in county Mayo next weekend to mark the 190th anniversary of the RNLI.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has opened a box containing a bottle of 100-year-old brandy, a gift left in a Will to the charity which has been kept locked away for 24 years.
Abersoch RNLI’s inshore lifeboat, The Margaret Bench of Solihull, was launched at 11.42 pm on Wednesday, July 23 after a red flare had been seen in Porth Ceiriad, 2 miles south of Abersoch.
The Eyemouth RNLI lifeboat had just left port to attend Berwick upon Tweed RNLI Open Day at 11:30am on Sunday 27th July 2014, when it was called out to reports of a fishing boat that had capsized.
The volunteer Moelfre RNLI lifeboat crew along with the Moelfre L.B fundraisers are busy preparing the village for the annual Moelfre Lifeboat Day.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards at Seaburn beach sprang into action on Saturday night (26 July) when they aided two teenagers.
Kirkcudbright Lifeboat held their Open Day on Sunday 27th July, 2014. Despite the weather many people enjoyed the rescue demonstrations by the crew of the Atlantic 85 “The Sheila Stenhouse”.
Bamse , the Norwegian sea dog , a St Bernard, is a hero in Montrose.
The inshore lifeboat at the New Quay RNLI station, celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, was called out shortly before 11.30am on Friday, 25 July to assist a rib with two people on board off Aberaeron.
This Sunday (3rd August) at 11am, Plymouth's RNLI will be holding their annual Open Day at the Royal William Yard in Stonehouse.
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