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.

Dave Corben

Dave Corben

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 1970

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010

Gary Buglass

Gary Buglass

Position :
Shore crew

Date Joined :
April 2018

Martin Hanley

Martin Hanley

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
February 2018

Andy Redout

Andy Redout

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Capt Neil Hardy MBE

Capt Neil Hardy MBE

Position :
Lifeboat Operations Manager

Date Joined :
January 1989