Staithes and Runswick's lifeboat

The active lifeboat at Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station.

Sheila and Dennis Tongue III
More about the B class lifeboat

Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?