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Group of RNLI crew members on the beach
Saving Lives at Sea on TV
More thrilling rescue stories, emotional moments, and interviews with the brave volunteers of the RNLI.
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Footage of a B class lifeboat powering through the waves
Celebrating the Atlantic 85 lifeboat
This week we're celebrating the Atlantic 85, a key player in the RNLI fleet. It's powered by two 115hp engines and can self-right if it capsizes. 
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Hastings RNLI’s Shannon class all-weather lifeboat Richard and Caroline Colton 13-28 in extremely rough seas during Storm Ciara
Why a gift in your Will could be the greatest gift of all
Some say the greatest gift of all is the gift of life. By leaving a gift in your Will to the RNLI, you’ll give so many people a second chance at life – all while protecting our crews at sea.  
Find out how
Lifeboat crew member looking out on the Thames with the Tower Bridge in the background
Tower appeal
The UK’s busiest crew urgently need a new station so they can continue saving lives in London.
Tower appeal

Latest lifeboat launches