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.

Peter Foster

Peter Foster

Position :
Lifeboat Management Group Chair

Date Joined :
May 2010

Dave Turnbull

Dave Turnbull

Position :
Station Coxswain/Mechanic

Date Joined :
December 1992

Phil Palmer

Phil Palmer

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014

Ben Jarvis

Ben Jarvis

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Steve Williams

Steve Williams

Position :
ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
March 1999

James Mack

James Mack

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
March 2000