A Newquay RNLI volunteer who joined the lifeboat crew at the age of 18-years-old in 1974 was awarded for 40-years’ service to the charity that saves lives at sea by the Chief Executive of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution on Wednesday (7 October).
A steel bollard flew through the air like a cannonball and struck an RNLI lifeboat station narrowly missing a coxswain.
Barmouth RNLI volunteer crew were tasked to go to the aid of a motor cruiser which had broken down in Cardigan Bay on Wednesday 7 October 2015.
A man who said he owes Abersoch RNLI an ‘enormous debt of gratitude’ after being rescued at sea has completed a cycle challenge to raise money for the station’s lifeboat volunteers.
The Lizard RNLI lifeboat was launched on Saturday 3 October to recover a small craft that was sighted floating off Bass Point, The Lizard
A multi-agency response was launched after a 999 call reporting a casualty on rocks near North Berwick harbour.
The volunteer RNLI crew from Port Erin sprung into action yesterday afternoon (6 October) after two sheep native to the Isle of Man fell approximately 80ft down a cliff.
On Wednesday, 7th October 2015, a seven-metre yacht with two persons on board was on passage from Bangor to Rhyl, but had arrived too early to be able to safely enter Rhyl harbour with sufficient depth of water.
Two Hartlepool RNLI volunteers received awards for their loyal service to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution in a presentation ceremony held at Hartlepool lifeboat station on Monday 5 October 2015
The volunteer crew of Kinsale RNLI launched at 1.20pm on Sunday last (4 October) to assist a swimmer who got into difficulties in the water around Sandycove Island.
Flamborough RNLI was paged at 9.45am on Sunday (4 October) to attend to a Jet Ski that had broken down just off Flamborough Head end.
A man spotted wading into the River Thames during the early hours was pulled to safety by a passer-by in central London, sparking an emergency launch by an RNLI London lifeboat crew.
Ballycotton RNLI was launched at 2.44pm on Wednesday last, 30 September, to a kite surfer who got into difficulty near Ballycotton Lighthouse Island.
Ramsgate RNLI’s fundraisers have produced a 2016 calendar containing views of many of the stations lifeboats over the years.
Four volunteer crew members at Dun Laoghaire RNLI have been recognised this week for their commitment to the charity that saves lives at sea.
Mike Phillips, 37, and brother Nick Phillips, 31, have been side by side on countless RNLI rescue missions aboard St Davids RNLI lifeboat over the years.
A member of the Tynemouth branch of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has been awarded the lifesaving charity's Silver Badge in recognition of their fundraising efforts.
Tobermory RNLI's fledgling Fundraising Branch will be marking a successful second year raising cash for the charity that saves lives at sea at the Branch AGM on 16 November 2015.
Eyemouth all-weather lifeboat was called out just after 9pm on Friday 2nd October 2015 in order to assist a fishing vessel which had suffered problems with its steering.
Bude lifeboat was paged at 3.36pm on Friday 2 October to reports of two stand up paddle boarders (SUP).
RNLI Central Press Office
Media enquiries: 01202 336789 (24 hours)
Non media enquiries: 0845 1226999
Alison Levett - Public Relations Manager
Niamh Stephenson - Public Relations Manager
Telephone: 01642 754828
Telephone: 01 895 1814
Mobile: 07786 668912
Mobile: 087 125 4124
Clare Hopps - Press Officer
Nuala McAloon - Press Officer
Telephone: 01642 754811
Mobile: 087 648 3547
Mobile: 07824 518641
Tim Ash - Public Relations Manager
Telephone: 02076 207426
Mobile: 07785 296252
Amy Caldwell - Public Relations Manager
Telephone: 01752 850689
Mobile: 07920 818807
James Oxley - Press Officer
Telephone: 0207 620 7425
Mobile: 07786 668825
Emma Haines - Press Officer
Telephone - 01752 850663
Mobile: 07786 668847
Danielle Rush - Public Relations Manager
Richard Smith - Public Relations Manager
Telephone: 01745 585162
Telephone: 01738 443255
Mobile: 07786 668829
Mobile: 07786 668903
Eleri Davies - Press Officer
Henry Weaver - Press Officer
Mobile: 07771 941390
Mobile: 07771 943026
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), a charity registered in England and Wales (209603) and Scotland (SC037736). Registered charity number 20003326 in the Republic of Ireland | RNLI (Trading) Ltd - 1073377, RNLI (Sales) Ltd - 2202240, RNLI (Enterprises) Ltd - 1784500 and RNLI College Ltd - 7705470 are all companies registered in England and Wales at West Quay Road, Poole, BH15 1HZ. Images and copyright © RNLI 2015.