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 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 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.

Capt Neil Hardy MBE

Capt Neil Hardy MBE

Position :
Lifeboat Operations Manager

Date Joined :
January 1989

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006

George Wallace

George Wallace

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
September 2014

Martin Hamlyn

Martin Hamlyn

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
September 2018

Phil Palmer

Phil Palmer

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014

Anthony Corben

Anthony Corben

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
January 2006