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 will follow in the coming months.



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.

Ian Langdon

Ian Langdon

Position :
ALB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2012

Laura Orchard

Laura Orchard

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014

Richard Lloyd

Richard Lloyd

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
January 2017

Ben Jarvis

Ben Jarvis

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Paul Bedford

Paul Bedford

Position :
Head Launcher

Date Joined :
April 2003

Peter Foster

Peter Foster

Position :
Lifeboat Management Group Chair

Date Joined :
May 2010