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 2021 runs from 13-22 August. More details are on the lifeboat week mini site.



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 2019

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.

Lucie Aggas

Lucie Aggas

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
August 2014

Becky Mack

Becky Mack

Position :
ALB Crew & ILB Helm

Date Joined :
March 2006

Paul Meacham

Paul Meacham

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
July 2020

Gavin Steeden

Gavin Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Deputy 2nd Coxswain

Date Joined :
June 2002

Darren Tomes

Darren Tomes

Position :
ILB Senior Helmsman & ALB crew

Date Joined :
January 2008

Fergus Holland

Fergus Holland

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
April 2019