At 1.33pm on the afternoon of Sunday 26th of April Largs Lifeboat and her volunteer crew were requested by Belfast coastguard to launch immediately to attend a 46 foot charter yacht with two ladies and three gentlemen on board.
Past and present volunteer crew, together with shore crew, station officers and fundraising volunteers gathered at Barmouth RNLI lifeboat station on Saturday to mark the retirement of RNLI mechanic Llew Griffin who had served for 26 years in the post.
St Davids RNLI Mayday Fun Day and Duck Race on Monday May 4 between 11 – 3pm
The Boathouse Bar and Restaurant has presented the volunteer crew of the Anstruther lifeboat with a cheque for £751.
Breakfast BBQs, Welly Wanging and Family Fun Walks are just some of the activities taking part across north Wales this weekend in support of the RNLI’s national fundraising campaign – Mayday.
This is a rare chance to come onboard the Trent Class lifeboat and take a look around.
A host of celebrities have donned yellow wellington boots for a photoshoot in support of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) as the charity launches its national fundraising campaign, Mayday.
Volunteer crewmen from the RNLI’s Barrow station launched their inshore lifeboat yesterday afternoon, (Sunday 26 April) to go to the assistance of a disabled vessel in Walney Channel, near Barrow.
The St Catherine’s lifeboat was launched on Sunday afternoon (26 April) to rescue a man who had fallen overboard from his dinghy while trying to lift off the outboard engine, and had then been unable to get back on board.
At 6.55pm on Friday 24 April the all-weather lifeboat Maurice and Joyce Hardy was launched to go to the assistance of an 11m commercial vessel with engine failure.
RNLI Fundraiser Alex Ellis-Roswell arrived in Blackpool on Saturday having walked approximately 2500 miles in a walking adventure that will see him walk 7000 miles and visit more than 200 lifeboat stations to raise money and awareness for the charity.
A popular member of Scarborough lifeboat crew has been honoured after retiring. Steve Bramham joined in 2004 and left earlier this year.
Members of Anstruther Rotary Club have donated first aid training equipment to the volunteer crew of the Anstruther lifeboat.
RNLI lifeguards will be returning to another four of Wales’ beaches this May bank holiday weekend to offer vital safety advice and assistance to members of the public.
RNLI lifeguards will be returning to St Davids’ Whitesands Bay this Saturday to offer safety advice and assistance throughout the May bank holiday weekend.
Jo Macfarlane Barton is running the Edinburgh Half Marathon in May and will be raising money for Anstruther Lifeboat Station.
RNLI supporters of all ages will be sporting their wellies this May Day Bank Holiday weekend as lifeboat crew, lifeguards and the public join together to mark the charity’s national fundraising campaign - Mayday.
RNLI supporters across the country will be sporting their wellies this May Day bank holiday weekend as lifeboat crew, lifeguards and the public join together to mark the charity’s national fundraising campaign - Mayday.
Portrush RNLI crew has had a busy start to the season with three callouts in four days.
Filey volunteer RNLI Lifeboat crew were called out this morning (Sunday 26 April) after a commercial fishing vessel asked for assistance.
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