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.

Dave Corben

Dave Corben

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 1970

George Wallace

George Wallace

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
September 2014

Darren Tomes

Darren Tomes

Position :
ALB crew & ILB Helmsman

Date Joined :
January 2008

Paul Bedford

Paul Bedford

Position :
Head Launcher

Date Joined :
April 2003

Andy Redout

Andy Redout

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Roydon Woodford

Roydon Woodford

Position :
ALB Navigator/Assistant Mechanic

Date Joined :
July 2011