One hundred years ago one of the most dramatic rescues in the Royal National Lifeboat Institution’s long history took place off the Yorkshire coast.
The centenary of one of the most dramatic sea rescues ever to take place off the Yorkshire coast will be commemorated in Whitby this weekend (31 Oct – 2 Nov).
The club nominated Rhyl RNLI as it's charity of the year for 2014, to support their local volunteer crews.
East Sutherland Rotary club held a Classic Car Tour in May 2014, which took a scenic path through the North Highlands.
A popular Ceredigion Raft Race has once again raised thousands of pounds to help New Quay lifeboat crew save lives at sea.
More than 1000 people visited the Penlee Lifeboat Station Open Day on Sunday 26 October raising almost £2000 for the RNLI.
Hartlepool RNLI have received a £500.00 donation from the staff at Perfect Home store in Hartlepool’s Middleton Grange Shopping Centre.
Poole Inshore lifeboat launched this evening Tuesday (October 28) to a report of flares in the Wareham channel area.
Work has begun on a new mooring pontoon for the Stromness Lifeboat on the South Pier in Stromness Harbour.
The volunteer crew of Hoylake’s RNLI lifeboat are training hard in preparation for the arrival of the station’s revolutionary new Shannon class lifeboat.
Despite the howling gale outside, there was a warm welcome for local supporters of the New Quay RNLI on Tuesday evening, 21 October.
At 8:53am on Monday 27th October 2014 Helensburgh RNLI Lifeboat was paged to attend a yacht which had foundered on The Gantocks rocks south of Dunoon with two people in the water.
Poole Inshore lifeboat was launched just after midday, Monday (October 27) to a report of a vehicle in the water on the North side of the chain ferry slipway at the entrance of Poole Harbour.
RNLI lifeboats from Newquay and Padstow were amongst a multi-agency response to a group of surfers in difficulty off Mawgan Porth beach yesterday (Sunday 26 October).
The volunteer crew of Rhyl’s RNLI all-weather lifeboat were alerted at 10.10pm on Friday 24 October 2014 after Holyhead Coastguard received a mobile phone emergency call from the crew of a yacht nearing Rhyl harbour, who had lost all engine power.
Crew of the Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat were called out to assist in two emergency situations this Sunday.
RNLI lifeboat crews from Conwy and Llandudno combined this afternoon (Friday) to go to the aid of a 29' former pilot vessel which had suffered engine failure in the Conwy channel.
Aberdeen Coastguard received a request early on Saturday morning, which prompted the rapid response of Invergordon Lifeboat to attend an incident in the Cromarty Firth.
A report of a person in difficulty in the sea east of Newbiggin sparked a rescue operation on Saturday afternoon.
Thursday 23rd October, three RNLI volunteers from Amble Lifeboat Station rendered valuable first aid and help at a road traffic collision near Hadston on the A1068.
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