The RNLI is the charity which exists to 'save lives at sea' and is independent of coastguard and government and relies solely on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain a 24/7 maritime rescue service around the coasts of the United Kingdom and Ireland.
In the middle of a shout on a busy bank holiday week-end one crew wife goes into labour at the station Simon Bond is one of the lifeboat crew at Weston-super-Mare RNLI Station. He and his wife Jen were expecting a baby any minute during the bank holiday week-end at the end of August. It […]
The Here to Help series are books for young readers to introduce them to people who work or help the communities where they live. When the author was planning a book about the RNLI she chose Weston-super-Mare. The Here to Help series, published by the Watts publishing group, contain descriptions of the activities of many […]
On Sunday July 3rd,on the Beach Lawns in Weston-super-Mare, the volunteers of Weston RNLI lifeboat hosted an Emergency Services (999)Day. For four years Weston RNLI lifeboat station has been bringing together all the emergency services to an event on the Beach Lawns. This is the largest such event organised by the RNLI. These shows allow […]