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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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RNLI Lifeguard
Find my nearest lifeguarded beach

If you are heading to the coast, choose a lifeguarded beach. Find the nearest one you so you can stay safe and have fun at the coast this summer.

Find your nearest
A portrait of RNLI Lifeguard Chris Lewis
Meet Chris Lewis, RNLI Lifeguard
Chris has been a lifeguard in Bournemouth, Dorset, for 55 years – he’s a proud lifesaver and describes it as ‘the best job in the world’.
Hear his story

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