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Welcome to the RNLI

  • Serve supper and save lives

    When the pager beeps, our volunteer crews drop everything to save lives at sea. Countless meals have gone cold or been left uneaten.

    So we’re asking you to host an RNLI Fish Supper on the 14-16 October to honour our selfless crews.

    Sign up and save the date
    Host an RNLI Fish Supper this October
  • Your support matters to us

    By raising money for the RNLI with your Fish Supper, you’ll help us to save lives at sea.

    Find out why your fundraising efforts are so important to us.

    Why it matters
    Newcastle’s Mersey class lifeboat in rough seas
  • Your fundraising helps us save lives

    Thanks to your support, our crews can keep saving lives at sea.

    ‘Debbie’s rescue is one that has stayed with me over the years. Meeting survivors like her really does make it all worthwhile.’ - RNLI Helm Colin Lowe

    Read our lifesavers’ stories
    Blackpool’s three inshore lifeboats
  • The Blueprint Range

    Perfect for anyone who loves the RNLI, these beautifully designed products are inspired by a Watson class lifeboat blueprint.

    And every purchase you make will go towards us saving lives at sea.

    View the range
    The blueprint range of products from the RNLI shop
  • Exclusive to the RNLI

    Chase and Wonder have created a range of nautical-themed products exclusively for the RNLI.

    Show your support and pick up something snazzy.

    Shop and save lives
    Shop the Chase and Wonder range at RNLI
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Our crew at Wells need your help to fund vital refurbishments to their lifeboat station.


How your donation helps


Tenby Lifeboat crew rescue Kayaker washed onto rocks

10 September 2016

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