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.

Felix Williams

Felix Williams

Position :
Shore crew

Date Joined :
January 2019

Steve Williams

Steve Williams

Position :
ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
March 1999

George Wallace

George Wallace

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
September 2014

Sam Aggas

Sam Aggas

Position :
Probationary ALB/ILB Crew

Date Joined :
November 2017

Laura Orchard

Laura Orchard

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
July 2014

Capt Neil Hardy MBE

Capt Neil Hardy MBE

Position :
Lifeboat Operations Manager

Date Joined :
January 1989