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.

Martin Hanley

Martin Hanley

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
February 2018

James Chadwick

James Chadwick

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
January 2006

Paul Bedford

Paul Bedford

Position :
Head Launcher

Date Joined :
April 2003

Gavin Steeden

Gavin Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Deputy 2nd Coxswain

Date Joined :
June 2002

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010

Ian Langdon

Ian Langdon

Position :
ALB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2012