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.

Dan Lander

Dan Lander

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
June 2003

Becky Mack

Becky Mack

Position :
ALB Crew & ILB Helm

Date Joined :
March 2006

Tony Higgins

Tony Higgins

Position :
Lifeboat Chaplain

Date Joined :
January 2010

Steve Williams

Steve Williams

Position :
ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
March 1999

Darren Bird

Darren Bird

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
October 2009

George Wallace

George Wallace

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
September 2014