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.

Bryan Jones

Bryan Jones

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
April 2011

Dave Corben

Dave Corben

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 1970

Gavin Steeden

Gavin Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Deputy 2nd Coxswain

Date Joined :
June 2002

Steve Williams

Steve Williams

Position :
ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
March 1999

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006

Dan Lander

Dan Lander

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
June 2003