Volunteer lifeboat crew from Wells RNLI were called out to three horses and their riders who were stranded on an island off Burnham Overy Staithe after being cut off by the tide.
The life-boating community lost one their most valued members recently with the passing of Frances Zisimides.
HRH The Duke of Kent officially opened the RNLI’s first permanent inland lifeboat station at Carrybridge this afternoon (Tuesday 13 October).
Burry Port and Tenby RNLI lifeboats were launched shortly before 3pm on Sunday (11 October) following a report that a vessel was in difficulty somewhere in the Carmarthen Bay area.
Port Talbot RNLI lifeboat was tasked at 12.50am on Tuesday (13 October) after reports were received by the coastguard of a vessel possibly aground and taking on water in the Swansea Bay area.
On Friday evening at 9pm following a report from Belfast coastguard of a person seen walking into the water not far from the pier, Largs lifeboat was tasked to carry out a search of the area.
St Ives RNLI is pleased to announce that Robert Cocking is the new station coxswain. Rob follows in a long line of family tradition as coxswain, spanning more than 100 years.
A catamaran which had suffered gearbox failure with two people on-board was assisted by Fishguard all-weather lifeboat on Friday morning (9 October).
Llandudno RNLI's inshore lifeboat was launched at 11.40am on Saturday (10 October) to go to the aid of a youth reportedly stranded at the foot of cliffs on the Great Orme headland.
The volunteer crew of The Mumbles RNLI inshore lifeboat were called out just after full time of the Wales v Australia rugby game on Saturday evening (10 October).
The Moelfre RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew recently committed the ashes of former crewman William Rowlands into the sea which he devoted his life to.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is on patrol for Minecraft fans (aged 7-14 years old) who want to be part of the charity’s RNLI Beach Builder Challenge, which will be running over the half-term holidays (23 October -7 November).
Thirty years of voluntary fundraising and dedication to the RNLI has resulted in Irene Williams of Porthcawl being awarded the Gold Badge for her services to the charity.
Filey RNLI lifeboat crew have received a letter of appreciation and sadness from RNLI Operations Director, George Rawlinson, following a call last March in darkness and a heavy swell.
The RNLI Peterhead Tamar Lifeboat The Misses Robertson of Kintail was requested to launch with its volunteer crew, Monday 12 October 2015 at 8.10 am, to respond to an EPIRB emergency alarm allegedly off Scotstown Head
Yarmouth's lifeboat the Eric and Susan Hiscock (Wanderer) was called out at 8am on Saturday 10 October to assist in the search for a passenger believed to have fallen overboard from the cruise liner Ventura eight miles south of St. Catherine's Point.
Two ladies from the Dungeness lifeboat fundraising committee take on the challenge.
Work starts this week to make significant improvements to Torbay RNLI's pontoon at Brixham.
On Sunday 11 October 2015, just after 1pm, Dunbar inshore lifeboat and her volunteer crew were launched to assist a horse rider who had fallen from her horse whilst riding on the beach in Belhaven Bay.
The Invergordon RNLI lifeboat “Douglas Aikman Smith” launched this afternoon around 2:15pm to reports of a Microlight Aircraft that had entered the water.
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