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.

Becky Mack

Becky Mack

Position :
ALB Crew & ILB Helm

Date Joined :
March 2006

Samantha Cox

Samantha Cox

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
January 2008

Graham Bobbit

Graham Bobbit

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
July 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

Laura Orchard

Laura Orchard

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014