1938: A double disaster in St Ives
1938: A double disaster in St Ives
Feature  |  13 April 2018
1938: A double disaster in St Ives
Wrecked on the rocks at Porthmeor Beach, a steamship and her 23 crew are in serious trouble. The St Ives lifeboat is powering to the scene, but first it must overcome a terrible gale and mountainous waves. 

Photo: RNLI
How our lifesavers go from human to hero Read more
Feature  |  9 April 2018
How our lifesavers go from human to hero
RNLI crew around the UK and Ireland are often called heroes for their acts of incredible bravery. But they are as human as the rest of us.

By Anna Burn
Water women of the world: Part 1 Read more
Feature  |  8 March 2018
Water women of the world: Part 1
Across the world, women are defying stereotypes; working in the water, teaching children to swim, lifeguarding beaches, and saving lives. Here we meet four of the these dynamic water women.

Water women of the world: Part 2 Read more
Feature  |  8 March 2018
Water women of the world: Part 2
Across the world, women are defying stereotypes; working in the water, teaching children to swim, lifeguarding beaches, and saving lives. Here we meet three of the these dynamic water women.

Give it a go: Beachcombing Read more
Feature  |  23 February 2018
Give it a go: Beachcombing
Mermaid’s purses, pelican feet, hag stones – would you recognise these on the beach? Beachcomber and RNLI volunteering champion Debbie Corke gives us her tips for coastal finds

By James Dwyer
Dismasted on Loch Ness Read more
Rescue  |  19 February 2018
Dismasted on Loch Ness
Two panicked families, a crew member’s first shout, and a slowly cooking crumble. Life on Loch Ness is never dull when you wear RNLI yellow

By Mark Scott
 The mark of a
lifesaver: 9 RNLI-inspired tattoos Read more
Feature  |  26 January 2018
 The mark of a lifesaver: 9 RNLI-inspired tattoos
Our volunteers give up their time and energy to help keep people safe around the coast. And some give up a part of their body to show their dedication to the charity - with an RNLI tattoo.

By James Dwyer
Tombstoner
at Flamborough cliffs Read more
Rescue  |  19 January 2018
Tombstoner at Flamborough cliffs
Would you jump off a cliff if your friends told you to? That’s exactly what one man did in October at a notorious part of the East Yorkshire coast. 

By Bethany Hope
10 RNLI resolutions for 2018 Read more
Feature  |  11 January 2018
10 RNLI resolutions for 2018
From a 10-year-old’s first visit to Ireland to a photographer’s wish to get back into kayaking, it’s shaping up to be a year of dedication, perspiration and inspiration!

By Anna Burn
Children
lost to drowning: Turning heartbreak into action Read more
Feature  |  1 January 2018
Children lost to drowning: Turning heartbreak into action
For most of us, it’s impossible to imagine how it must feel to lose a child to drowning. Sadly, it’s a feeling far too many parents are familiar with.

By Nikki McMullen
How our lifesavers go from human to hero Read more
Feature  |  9 April 2018
How our lifesavers go from human to hero
RNLI crew around the UK and Ireland are often called heroes for their acts of incredible bravery. But they are as human as the rest of us.

By Anna Burn
Water women of the world: Part 1 Read more
Feature  |  8 March 2018
Water women of the world: Part 1
Across the world, women are defying stereotypes; working in the water, teaching children to swim, lifeguarding beaches, and saving lives. Here we meet four of the these dynamic water women.

Water women of the world: Part 2 Read more
Feature  |  8 March 2018
Water women of the world: Part 2
Across the world, women are defying stereotypes; working in the water, teaching children to swim, lifeguarding beaches, and saving lives. Here we meet three of the these dynamic water women.

Give it a go: Beachcombing Read more
Feature  |  23 February 2018
Give it a go: Beachcombing
Mermaid’s purses, pelican feet, hag stones – would you recognise these on the beach? Beachcomber and RNLI volunteering champion Debbie Corke gives us her tips for coastal finds

By James Dwyer
Dismasted on Loch Ness Read more
Rescue  |  19 February 2018
Dismasted on Loch Ness
Two panicked families, a crew member’s first shout, and a slowly cooking crumble. Life on Loch Ness is never dull when you wear RNLI yellow

By Mark Scott
 The mark of a
lifesaver: 9 RNLI-inspired tattoos Read more
Feature  |  26 January 2018
 The mark of a lifesaver: 9 RNLI-inspired tattoos
Our volunteers give up their time and energy to help keep people safe around the coast. And some give up a part of their body to show their dedication to the charity - with an RNLI tattoo.

By James Dwyer
Tombstoner
at Flamborough cliffs Read more
Rescue  |  19 January 2018
Tombstoner at Flamborough cliffs
Would you jump off a cliff if your friends told you to? That’s exactly what one man did in October at a notorious part of the East Yorkshire coast. 

By Bethany Hope
10 RNLI resolutions for 2018 Read more
Feature  |  11 January 2018
10 RNLI resolutions for 2018
From a 10-year-old’s first visit to Ireland to a photographer’s wish to get back into kayaking, it’s shaping up to be a year of dedication, perspiration and inspiration!

By Anna Burn
Children
lost to drowning: Turning heartbreak into action Read more
Feature  |  1 January 2018
Children lost to drowning: Turning heartbreak into action
For most of us, it’s impossible to imagine how it must feel to lose a child to drowning. Sadly, it’s a feeling far too many parents are familiar with.

By Nikki McMullen

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