Swanage RNLI

The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea. Saving lives in Swanage since 1875.

Webcam

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



Lifeboat week 2018 runs from 10-19 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 2017

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.

Matthew Steeden

Matthew Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Assistant Mech

Date Joined :
September 2000

Duncan Youngs

Duncan Youngs

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2015

Roydon Woodford

Roydon Woodford

Position :
ALB Crew & Navigator

Date Joined :
July 2011

Darren Tomes

Darren Tomes

Position :
ALB crew & ILB Helmsman

Date Joined :
January 2008

Paul Bedford

Paul Bedford

Position :
Head Launcher

Date Joined :
April 2003

Dave Corben

Dave Corben

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 1970