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The Renovation of our Historic Collecting Box

An historic RNLI Pillar Box was shown being renovated on BBC The Repair Shop on Friday. Weston had, at one time, three Pillar Collecting boxes. The only surviving one...

Long Serving Weston-super-Mare RNLI boss stands down

Richard Spindler, the long serving Operations Manager at Weston Knightstone RNLI lifeboat Station stands down from an operational role due to his age after 54 years service to the...

Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers show how they would cope with a plane crash

This exercise took place on Sunday March 22nd but this report has been delayed out of respect for the victims of the Alpine Crash Weston Bay is on the...

One of our lifeboats comes back to its Crew

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 The Volunteer lifeboat crew at Weston-super-Mare have been limited in the use of their larger lifeboat, the Atlantic 75, for over a year. Until November...

Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers tasked to a large scale casualty exercise at the Weston Bay Yacht Club

Last week-end a major exercise took place in Weston Bay involving the lifeboat crews going to the aid of casualties following a simulated fire and explosion in the Yacht...

Weston RNLI volunteers out in force for Remembrance Day

Over 20 of the volunteers from Weston-super-Mare RNLI lifeboat station joined the Parade through Weston for Remembrance Day. They were accompanied by a significant group of the Weston RNLI...

11 year old raises £1000 for Weston RNLI

Gian Gill, an 11 year old schoolboy from Hansworth Wood in Birmingham, came to the  station last night to give us a cheque for £1000. He became interested in...