Swanage RNLI

The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea. Saving lives off the Dorset coast from Swanage since 1875.

Webcam

Our webcam updates regularly, click below to see how Swanage bay looks today.



Lifeboat week 2019 runs from 9-18 August. More details are on the lifeboat week mini site.



Check out our statistics

Our statistics and map pages record all our launches for the year

Statistics Map

Saving lives since

Lives saved to date

Rescues in 2018

Volunteer crew

Meet the crew

Our crew are come from all walks of life.

We currently have 30 sea going and 4 shore based volunteers. Here's a random selection, click the button below to see them all.

Samantha Cox

Samantha Cox

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
January 2008

Antony Hole

Antony Hole

Position :
Shore crew

Date Joined :
January 2019

Andy Redout

Andy Redout

Position :
ALB Crew & Trainee ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Graham Bobbit

Graham Bobbit

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
July 2018

Darren Bird

Darren Bird

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
October 2009

Paul Elleray

Paul Elleray

Position :
Trainee ALB Crew

Date Joined :
March 1998