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.

Tom Greasty

Tom Greasty

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Dep 2nd Coxn/Assistant Mech

Date Joined :
October 2000

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006

Peter Foster

Peter Foster

Position :
Lifeboat Management Group Chair

Date Joined :
May 2010

Matthew Steeden

Matthew Steeden

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Assistant Mech

Date Joined :
September 2000

Roydon Woodford

Roydon Woodford

Position :
ALB Navigator/Assistant Mechanic

Date Joined :
July 2011

Sam Aggas

Sam Aggas

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew

Date Joined :
November 2017