Rhyl's RNLI volunteer crews on both the all-weather and inshore lifeboats were launched at 2.50pm on Monday 9 December 2013, to back-up local coastguard teams from Rhyl and Llanduno with RSPCA inspectors.
The Musical Director of Barry Male Voice Choir, Dorothy Connell, presented £2000 to Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat station following the success of a concert she had organised for the charity.
Two crew from Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat station were deployed to north Wales this week to help rescue flood victims.
Organisers of the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta have selected the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) as the nominated charity for the 2014 event in Falmouth, which takes place from 28 to 31 August.
The search for a missing dog ended in sadness at the foot of a cliff and resulted in a major rescue operation by the volunteer crew of Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat, coastguards ashore and a coastguard helicopter.
A large crowd gathered on the Waterfront at Sovereign Harbour on Sunday afternoon (8 Dec) to join the crew in a traditional sing-along of favourite Christmas Carols.
Two sea anglers were rushed back to shore by Cowes RNLI lifeboat this morning after being pulled exhausted from the sea beside their capsized fishing boat
A ten-year-old schoolboy has raised £217 for Scarborough RNLI in memory of his uncle.
There was a sizeable turnout for Scarborough RNLI’s annual church service last night (Sunday 8 December) at St Mary’s Church in the town.
As the estimated cost to the lifesaving charity increases to at least £500,000, Prime Minister David Cameron visited the RNLI’s lifeboat station in Wells this morning to inspect the damage caused by the recent storms.
The RNLI all-weather lifeboat Sybil Mullen Glover and her volunteer crew were called out this morning, 9 December 2013) to a reported sighting of a floating wreck.
Local King Alfred school pupil Jayme Gower has recently completed the Duke of Edinburgh Award (Bronze Level), with the volunteering section undertaken with the lifeboat station at Burnham-on-Sea.
An amazing £306.03 was raised for the RNLI by the generous folk of Graemsay.
At 11.15am on Sunday the 8th of December, 2013 volunteer crew members from Criccieth’s RNLI lifeboat station were tasked to rescue a walker cut-off by a rising tide, minutes after returning to station from an exercise.
Volunteer crewman John Walker from the RNLI’s Barrow station today attended the ‘4 Charities shop’ in Barrow to receive a donation which will pay for his initial training course.
At 8:34am on Sunday 8 December, Stornoway Coastguard requested the assistance of Leverburgh lifeboat after a fishing vessel had broken down on the east side of Harris.
Aldeburgh Lifeboat Station launched the RNLI’s All weather Lifeboat ‘Freddie Cooper’ to a Mayday call from a sinking fishing vessel.
Kyle of Lochalsh RNLI are hosting their annual Santa’s Grotto next Saturday (14 December) at the lifeboat station, with Santa stopping by between 11am and 3pm
Yesterdays storm caused havoc in New Brighton with extensive flooding to many properties at Marine Point including the lifeboat station and also the scene of a most unusual and unexpected rescue of a group of 9 children aged 5 and below.
The RNLI’s lifeboat stations in Blackpool and Lytham were both flooded during atrocious weather conditions on Thursday.
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