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 2018 runs from 10-19 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.

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010

Ian Langdon

Ian Langdon

Position :
ALB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2012

Andy Redout

Andy Redout

Position :
Shore Crew

Date Joined :
September 2017

Colin Marks

Colin Marks

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
January 1993

Paul Elleray

Paul Elleray

Position :
ALB Crew/Assistant Mechanic

Date Joined :
May 1998

Matthew Steeden

Matthew Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Assistant Mech

Date Joined :
September 2000