Cowes RNLI lifeboat was among the vessels involved in a major emergency in Southampton Water this evening when a tug suddenly capsized, resulting in a subsequent dramatic life or death rescue of one of the two men aboard.
Just after 8.10pm on Monday 30 March, the pagers of the volunteer crews of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) were activated
The RNLI Peterhead Tamar class lifeboat The Misses Robertson of Kintail launched on Saturday 28 March 2015 at 7.03pm with its volunteer crew to a reported sighting of a distress flare off Peterhead. After a search of the area without success the lifeboat
The Montrose all-weather lifeboat RNLB Moonbeam and inshore lifeboat Nigel A Kennedy were launched at 8.50pm (26/03/15) to assist Arbroath lifeboat in a search for a missing person.
The Volunteer crew members of the R N L I Beaumaris lifeboat were paged at 11.10 pm on Monday 30 March and the Inshore Lifeboat launched to conduct a search of the water and coastline near Caernarfon Castle.
Lifeboat Volunteers were alerted by pager at 17.06 on Saturday afternoon 28/3/15.
Canon Joe Griffin has retired and the Horton and Port Eynon Lifeboat Station had a presentation to thank him for his hard work and support at the Station.
Rhyl RNLI volunteers were recognised for their tireless work on behalf of the community last week at the High Sheriff of Clwyd Awards at Coleg Cambria.
The RNLI’s first permanent inland lifeboat station is now complete and fully operational on Upper Lough Erne in county Fermanagh.
RNLI lifeguards will be making a welcome return to a number of selected beaches on the Causeway Coast and in County Down next weekend ahead of the Easter holidays.
At 12.13pm on Saturday 28 March 2015, Humber Coastguard requested the launch of Seahouses all-weather lifeboat, following a call for assistance from a 21 metre fishing trawler with six crew on board.
Wicklow RNLI all weather lifeboat launched at 5.10pm on Saturday (28th March) to assist a kite surfer in difficulties off Potters Point, south of Wicklow head.
Red Bay Lifeboat crew went to the aid of a 25ft Yacht with one person on board 1.5 miles off Glenarm on Sunday evening (29 March).
On Easter Monday (6 April), Ilfracombe RNLI will be holding their annual Easter Eggvent at Pip and Jim’s Church Rooms.
The Volunteer crew members of the R N L I Beaumaris lifeboat were paged at 11.05 am on Saturday 28 March and the Inshore Lifeboat launched to conduct a search of the water and coastline near the Britannia Bridge.
The Volunteer crew of Invergordon RNLI were pleased to receive a donation of £1500 from Boskalis Westminster Limited on the success of their safety programme SHOC – Safety Hazard Observation Card.
Darlington angler, Michael Soley, paid a visit to Hartlepool RNLI lifeboat station on crew training night (Thursday 26 March 2015) to thank the volunteer crewmembers who rescued him after he was knocked over by a large wave and dragged into the sea.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is looking for people who are interested in becoming summer lifeguards in North and East Yorkshire to join the team during the peak season from 23 May.
A new research project being run by the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) is exploring attitudes towards risk and safety, and the various ways in which yacht sailors participate in their sport.
A man falling into the River Thames was caught in mid-air by an RNLI London lifeboat crew member after losing his grip on a railing.
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