Category Archives: RNLI

Selsey RNLI lifeboats assist yacht aground

By | April 4, 2018

UK Coastguard requested the launch of the Selsey all- weather lifeboat after the skipper of the 22ft yacht Lazy Bear made an emergency call via mobile phone saying they had run aground and believed they were somewhere off Selsey Bill. As the all-weather lifeboat (ALB) was preparing to launch the coxswain could see the yacht… Read More »

RNLI and Helly Hansen: strategic partnership to help save lives

By | March 22, 2018

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) and Helly Hansen have today – Wednesday 21 March – announced a new strategic partnership that will support the lifesaving charity’s aim of defeating drowning. Helly Hansen, the global technical sailing brand founded in Norway in 1877, has committed to supporting the RNLI for the next five years through… Read More »

New Poole Lifeboat floating boathouse launched

By | March 9, 2018

There was great excitement today for the volunteers at Poole Lifeboat station as the new floating boat house arrived by water! The new build was lifted into the channel, between the bridges from the Old Power station site where during the past six months or so it has been under construction built by the Weymouth… Read More »