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

Lucie Aggas

Lucie Aggas

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 2014

Darren Bird

Darren Bird

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
October 2009

Morgan Woodford

Morgan Woodford

Position :
Shore crew

Date Joined :
January 2019

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010

Martin Hanley

Martin Hanley

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
February 2018