Raise a glass at these great lifeboat pubs Read more
9 June 2017
Raise a glass at these great lifeboat pubs
There’s a lifeboat crew at the heart of so many communities. And, in most cases, there’s a particular public house there too - a special place that has kept local lifesavers fed and watered for generations. Here our writer uncovers a few recommendations …

By Jon Jones
Meet 6 extraordinary lifesaving volunteers Read more
2 June 2017
Meet 6 extraordinary lifesaving volunteers
To celebrate Volunteers' Week (1-7 June), meet six lifesaving volunteers - just a handful of the thousands of extraordinary people who give their time to help save lives at sea.

By Bethany Hope
Drowning prevention: A global conversation Read more
19 May 2017
Drowning prevention: A global conversation
Drowning claims an estimated 360,000 lives worldwide every year. So when the RNLI's fledgling International Team began receiving requests for assistance and advice from organisations around the world, they leapt at the opportunity to start a global conversation.  

By Anna Burn
Meet the
artists and crafters helping to save lives Read more
5 May 2017
Meet the artists and crafters helping to save lives
We caught up with some artists who love the RNLI, and whose work celebrates and supports lifesaving at sea (it also looks amazing). 

By Laura Rainbow
The RNLI and me: Clodagh McKenna Read more
27 April 2017
The RNLI and me: Clodagh McKenna
The international TV chef and restaurateur tells us about her love of the sea - and the people who work on it.

By Anna Burn
What to do if you get seasick: A seafaring doctor's advice Read more
12 April 2017
What to do if you get seasick: A seafaring doctor's advice
You’re out sailing for the day with friends and you’re starting to feel incapacitated. What do you do?

By Anna Burn
How the RNLI became an international lifesaver Read more
10 April 2017
How the RNLI became an international lifesaver
At the heart of the RNLI is a commitment to saving lives at sea. It doesn’t matter where you’re from or how you got into trouble. The RNLI is there, without judgement, for anyone who needs help.

By Nikki McMullen
Best
by boat: Four stunning locations to explore around our coast Read more
31 March 2017
Best by boat: Four stunning locations to explore around our coast
Discover some of the secrets hidden around our coastline and only accessible by boat.

By Anna Burn
From the archive: Three rescued after yacht is rolled in
storm force winds Read more
31 March 2017
From the archive: Three rescued after yacht is rolled in storm force winds
Atrocious weather conditions greeted Courtmacsherry Harbour's Trent class lifeboat when she put to sea on Saturday 24 October, headed for a yacht which had been capsized and dismasted 20 miles from the station.

How to recognise drowning: It’s not like the movies Read more
24 March 2017
How to recognise drowning: It’s not like the movies
Could you tell if someone is drowning? It’s not like in the movies, yet that’s often the only reference people have for what it looks like.

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