The RNLI is encouraging primary schools to sign up for a Hit the Surf session at one of three of its lifeguarded beaches from next week (Monday 1 June).
Lizard lifeboat crew member Simon Fayers is taking part in the Jester Baltimore Challenge, a single handed yacht race from Plymouth to Baltimore, Republic of Ireland.
Lifeguards at Sandbanks Beach in Poole spotted a woman waving for help when the jetski she was on became tangled in a rope.
At 1:30pm on Friday 29th May the volunteers at St Bees lifeboat were paged by Liverpool Coastguard to go to the aid of a paraglider who had come down on the cliff face.
A family of five, (two adults and three small children), took their small inflatable boat, which they take away on holiday all over the country, to the beach at the new RNLI Lifeboat Station in Portishead. With their supplies they set off on the Channel.
Barmouth RNLI inshore lifeboat (ILB) was launched today (29 June 2015) in response to a report that a rigid inflatable boat (RIB) had been spotted circling off Caerddaniel, Llanaber.
Staithes & Runswick RNLI volunteer crew members were first on the scene after a body was reported under a local cliff on Wednesday night.
Weston RNLI volunteers have a history of working with the Avon Fire & Rescue Service. Last night they used this relationship to develop their own skills in fire fighting.
A charity memorial evening in memory of a man who spent many happy days in Abersoch will benefit the local RNLI crew.
Peter Foster, a dedicated and long standing RNLI volunteer joined the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh, as well as other members of the Royal Family at Buckingham Palace for one of the annual Garden Parties on Wednesday 20 May.
The RNLI Education Team has been involved in annual Safetaysiders event in Perth.
On the evening of Thursday 21 May at 9.05pm Largs RNLI volunteer crew received a launch request from Belfast Coastguard.
On Sunday afternoon 24/05/2015 at 1.14pm Largs lifeboat was, for the fifth time this weekend, called upon.
There is something in the water at Burry Port RNLI as the station celebrates the birth of six new babies – and three on the way.
A 42 foot yacht with a crew of two was escorted into Conwy by Llandudno lifeboat this yesterday afternoon (27/5) after experiencing a loss of power whilst nearing the end of a passage from the Isle of Man to North Wales.
Volunteer lifeboat crew from the Yarmouth Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) station responded to two separate calls for help at the end of the Spring bank holiday weekend.
Ilfracombe RNLI’s new Shannon class lifeboat is due to arrive in the town next week (Saturday 6 June).
The 17th All Saints ‘Tree Fellers’ Beaver Colony in Sutton Coldfield has recently donated the magnificent sum of £469.50 to RNLI.
A driver was plucked to safety from the roof of his van by West Mersea RNLI lifeboat volunteers after getting stuck in the mud amid a rising tide that was swamping his vehicle.
Moelfre RNLI volunteers are preparing a double celebration next weekend as their £2.7M lifeboat is to be formally named and the new £10M boathouse officially opened.
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