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.

Lucie Aggas

Lucie Aggas

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 2014

Matthew Steeden

Matthew Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Assistant Mech

Date Joined :
September 2000

Alice Haw

Alice Haw

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Paul Bedford

Paul Bedford

Position :
Head Launcher

Date Joined :
April 2003

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006

Laura Orchard

Laura Orchard

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014