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.

Alfie O'Connell

Alfie O'Connell

Position :
Shore crew

Date Joined :
January 2020

Dan Lander

Dan Lander

Position :
ILB Helmsman & ALB Crew/Navigator

Date Joined :
June 2003

Robert Aggas

Robert Aggas

Position :
2nd Coxswain

Date Joined :
January 1990

Oliver Clark

Oliver Clark

Position :
ALB & ILB Crew + ILB Mechanic

Date Joined :
June 2006

Luke Kill

Luke Kill

Position :
Winchman / Deputy Head Launcher

Date Joined :
July 2014

Colin Marks

Colin Marks

Position :
Deputy Launching Authority

Date Joined :
January 1993