Magnificent Severn

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Shannon class lifeboat breaking through the waves in rough seas
Watch: RNLI lifesavers brave the roughest seas
When the weather gets rough, our lifesavers keep on going. Watch a compilation of some of the roughest rescues our lifeboat crews have faced.
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Jean Frost MBE from Rhyl
Unsung heroes: Jean Frost MBE
Jean’s been a part of Rhyl lifeboat since the 1960s, when she discovered her son was skipping church to help out at the station.
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Lee Howells, known as Lifeboat Lee, a crew member from Burry Port
Lifeboat Lee goes international
Thanks to our international work, we’ve reached thousands of new supporters, helping to save more lives and fundraise. Here Crew Member Lee Howells proves that you don’t have to be new to the RNLI to value lifesaving overseas.
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Annie Blaker flotilla
Retired lifeboats starting a second life
If you’d had a lifetime of saving lives, wouldn’t you deserve a happy retirement? Find out what came next for 10 retired lifeboats starting a second life somewhere new.
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