Weston-super-Mare Museum Volunteers Day

Have you ever thought about volunteering in a friendly organisation where you can meet new people, gain new experiences and learn about the history of your town? Many people feel either daunted or curious about the idea of volunteering, so Weston-super-mare museum is holding a Volunteers Day to welcome new volunteers to the group. It […]

They may not have been needed when paged but the crew may have saved a life on shore.

Weston RNLI volunteers used the extensive first aid training provided by the charity to help an elderly lady who tripped on a kerb and may have seriously injured her hip. The volunteer crew of Weston-super-Mare RNLI Lifeboat station were just settling down to their Saturday lunch when the pagers sounded. Swansea Coastguard had been told […]

Royal British Legion Service Of Remembrance

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Mrs Rosslyn Willis and the Town Council will be supporting the Royal British Legion Service of Remembrance to be held in Grove Park, Weston-super-Mare on Sunday, 9th November, 2014 commencing at 10.58. The Royal British Legion Parade will leave the High Street at 10.25 a.m. prompt. Organisations that will be […]

A Hectic but Profitable Week-end for Weston-super-Mare RNLI Volunteers.

A weekend when all of the Weston RNLI volunteer family were busy. The fundraisers out collecting donations and the volunteer crew saving a kayaker while on exercise. Weston Sea Angling Association held their annual open beach fishing competition on Saturday 4th October. This continued an event which has been running for 30 years and was […]

Weston-super-Mare RNLI Lifeboat station volunteers rescue stranded yachtsman

When his yacht sinks near an island in the Bristol Channel the yachtsman scrambles ashore and texts his girlfriend for help. It was just before three pm on Thursday 18th August when Swansea Coastguard paged the volunteers of Weston-super-Mare RNLI Lifeboat station. A member of the public had telephoned the Coastguard to say that they […]

Macmillan Coffee Morning

The Town Mayor Councillor Mrs Ros Willis will be hosting a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September 2014. To view the poster and find out more information please click here

Volunteers Needed!

Weston in Bloom is in urgent need of volunteers to help with the many projects they have around Weston-Super-Mare. Whether you have been a keen gardener for many years or just looking for something different, Weston in Bloom is a friendly group of people who would be thrilled to have you on board! We are […]

Open Day – Historic and Modern Lifeboats plus the Police Boat

A Fascinating display of Historic Lifeboats plus the police exercising with Weston-super-Mare Lifeboats made the Open Day one to remember Each year Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers, from the crew and fundraisers, hold an Open Day to show the public what they do. This year the Open Day was over a split site as it involved both […]

The RNLI recognises the work of Weston-super-Mare Volunteer Fundraisers.

The RNLI is a charity devoted to saving lives at sea. It is entirely funded by donations from the public. These donations are as a result of the work of its volunteer fundraisers. The crew of the lifeboats, all volunteers themselves; rely on a small army of other volunteers who collect the funds needed to […]