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Castletownbere's Severn class lifeboat, Annette Hutton
Mayday at the harbour's mouth
Crew members at Castletownbere will be receiving gallantry awards for saving six fishermen during a Force 9 gale. 
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Lyme Regis B class lifeboat
A jump too far: Lyme Regis rescue
With arms outstretched, Lyme Regis lifeboat crew prepare to grab hold of two teenage boys struggling in the water. Will they reach them before they go under?
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Lifeguard training on a rescue watercraft in rough weather
Floating for survival
Two girls are caught in a rip current outside of the lifeguarded patrol area. As they’re dragged further out to sea, how will the lifeguards hear their calls for help?
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Thumbnail from Whitby 1881 rescue video
Watch: Whitby’s remarkable rescue
139 years ago, one of the most outstanding launches in our history took place.
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