RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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Latest news

Trearddur Bay lifeboat crew battle rough seas to save a surfer
Battling the surf
When a surfer became engulfed by a violent surf, Trearddur Bay lifeboat crew had to push themselves and their boat to the limit to save them
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An RNLI lifeguard training on a rescue board
The courage within
A show of strength and bravery by one young lifeguard during a challenging season saves the lives of three young people. 
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People enjoying the coast at Fistral Beach in Cornwall
Watch: Our lifeguards are ready to rescue this summer
This summer is going to be a busy one, with 30 million people planning to visit the coast. More people at the coast means more people getting into danger - but our lifesavers are ready to answer the call for help.
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Homecoming: Louisa Heartwell arrives for her temporary stay at the All-weather Lifeboat Centre
Bringing Louisa Heartwell back to life
Ever wondered what happens to a lifeboat after it completes a long service of saving lives at sea? What about when, decades later, it returns home to us at the RNLI? 
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Latest lifeboat launches