Kippford RNLI volunteer crew went to the aid of two swimmers who had got into difficulties near Almorness point.
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.
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”.
Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) lifeguards at Seaburn beach sprang into action on Saturday night (26 July) when they aided two teenagers.
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.
Four vessels have been towed to safety by RNLI Angle’s all weather and inshore lifeboats in a busy five days for the station.
A special Ecumenical Service will be held at Knock Shrine in county Mayo next weekend to mark the 190th anniversary of the RNLI.
The Portishead and Bristol volunteer lifeboat crew were tasked to assist a yacht which had run aground on Clevedon beach in strong winds and rough conditions on Sunday (27 July).
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 volunteer Moelfre RNLI lifeboat crew along with the Moelfre L.B fundraisers are busy preparing the village for the annual Moelfre Lifeboat Day.
Oban lifeboat, the Mora Edith Macdonald, was tasked by Stornoway Coastguard on Sunday 27 July to attend the 33ft. yacht Braw Lass aground on rocks in Cuan Sound.
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.
Bamse , the Norwegian sea dog , a St Bernard, is a hero in Montrose.
South Wales RNLI lifeguards were kept extremely busy last week as thousands flocked to the beach to enjoy the first week of the school summer holidays.
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.
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.
Author of the best-selling Little Book of Cornwall, Emma Mansfield, launches her new book, The Little Book of Surfing this week. £1 from every copy sold will go towards the work of the RNLI lifeguards, who patrol over 200 of the UK’s beaches.
This Sunday (3rd August) at 11am, Plymouth's RNLI will be holding their annual Open Day at the Royal William Yard in Stonehouse.
Rye Harbour RNLI Lifeboat B-842 ‘Hello Herbie’ launched on service to go to the assistance of a broken down speedboat, 2 miles south of Rye Harbour entrance, on Saturday 26 July
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