A new volunteer crew member at Fishguard RNLI lifeboat station has had a vital part of their crew training funded by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation (LRF).
Conwy RNLI lifeboat was requested to launch Sunday afternoon by HM Coastguard, to assist a 32ft yacht which had suffered engine failure on approach to Conwy fairway buoy.
Tenby’s RNLI inshore lifeboat was launched shortly after 9pm today (26 June) at the request of Milford Haven Coastguard after the Police received a report that a youth may be missing on Tenby’s South beach.
Tenby’s RNLI all-weather lifeboat Haydn Miller launched around 11.40am today (28 June) after a 36ft sailing vessel suffered a fouled propeller a quarter of a mile north of Tenby Harbour.
Whilst out on routine training (Sunday 26 June) in Poole Bay the all-weather lifeboat overheard a Pan Pan (urgency) call. A dive boat had recovered one diver after having a rapid ascent from 24 metres.
A group of avid knitters from Hampshire have stitched their way to success after making and selling thousands of hand-knitted items – raising a whopping £4,500 for the RNLI.
Both of Penarth’s lifeboats were launched today (25/02/16) shortly 2pm, to a mayday call for three persons in the water off Lavernock Point following capsize of their dinghy.
Aberdeen Coastguard launched both Eyemouth inshore and all-weather lifeboat shortly after 8pm on Thursday 23 June 2016 after concerns were raised for two overdue kayakers.
At 8.46 am on Monday 27 June Kessock lifeboat volunteers were paged to launch their Atlantic 85 lifeboat Robert and Isobel Mowat following reports of a person in the water near Chanonry Point.
RNLI lifeguard bosses in Wales are urging summer beach-goers to stay safe as the charity’s peak lifeguard season kicks off this weekend.
Tenby RNLI’s all-weather lifeboat was requested to launch at 10.30am on Sunday (26 June) to assist Dyfed-Powys Police.
The RNLI was well represented at the Isle of Wight’s County Show yesterday (Sunday), with crew and visits team members from the Cowes lifeboat station, Guild members from Bembridge station, and a representative of the charity’s nationwide Lifeguard operat
Newquay's RNLI lifeboat volunteers responded at 10.15pm on Thursday (23 June) and searched for two people reported in difficulties 800m off the beach at North Fistral.
Manx Fish Producers Organisation have presented the RNLI “Swim Safe” scheme with a cheque for £800.
Denbighshire councillors and RNLI lifeguard bosses are urging summer beach-goers in the county to stay safe as the charity’s peak lifeguard season kicks off this weekend.
The Courtmacsherry RNLI all-weather lifeboat was called out at 12.20 pm this afternoon (Monday 27 June) to go to the aid of a 40ft pleasure cruiser with two people onboard that had run into difficulties just off the Seven Heads in West Cork.
As rescues go the one tasked by Cowes RNLI Lifeboat on a stormy solent today was rather unusual - a small workboat had sought hekp while operating as a floating ice-cream retailer.
Kyle of Lochalsh RNLI's volunteer crew were paged at 3:55am this morning, Monday 27th June, to assist a yacht which had broken its mooring, ran aground and was listing dangerously with the receding tide
Lifeboat volunteers from Tynemouth and Sunderland RNLI lifeboat stations were called into action on Sunday afternoon (26 June) as part of a rescue operation to save a 7m fishing boat and its eight occupants after it started sinking.
Porthdinllaen RNLI lifeboat was launched to assist a Lone Sailor in difficulties off the Lleyn Peninsula.
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