Annual Report and Accounts

See the RNLI’s rescue and prevention activities for 2017, future plans, financial review, independent auditor’s report and financial statements in our Annual Report and Accounts 2017 – One Courageous Community.
2017 RNLI Annual Report Cover

Every day of every year, people of all backgrounds get into danger in the water. It’s a problem that we’re here to tackle. We’re here to explain the risks, share safety knowledge, and rescue people whose lives are in danger. We’re here to work with others to make the water a safer place for everyone. We’re here to prevent tragedies on and offshore. And with your support, we always will be.

Operational Statistics

Our remarkable teams of community lifesavers are dedicated to ending preventable loss of life at sea. This is what they did in 2017.

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Lifeguards Report

Our lifeguards made a huge difference in 2017, helping 24,044 people. See how they made the beach a safer place.

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