Launch alerts are experiencing technical difficulties and are not displaying the latest launches - but our lifeboat volunteers are still running their 24/7 search and rescue service around our coasts.

Kilkeel's lifeboat

The active lifeboat at Kilkeel Lifeboat Station.

Helvick Head lifeboat volunteers at sea onboard their B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat, Robert Armstrong B-874
Enid Foster MBE
More about the B class lifeboat