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.

James Mack

James Mack

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
March 2000

Andy Redout

Andy Redout

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Dave Corben

Dave Corben

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 1970

George Wallace

George Wallace

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
September 2014

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006