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 2020 runs from 7-16 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 2019

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.

Phil Palmer

Phil Palmer

Position :
ALB Crew/Navigator & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014

Ben Jarvis

Ben Jarvis

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006

Roydon Woodford

Roydon Woodford

Position :
ALB Navigator/Assistant Mechanic

Date Joined :
July 2011

Morgan Woodford

Morgan Woodford

Position :
Shore crew

Date Joined :
January 2019

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010