Station news Archive

Weston RNLI Volunteer Crew have been used to demonstrate the roles of lifeboat crew members in the Here to Help Series

25 July 2016 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...

Weston RNLI hold a Water safety Day

Weston RNLI took over the Knighstone Piazza yesterday Saturday 30th April to hold a water safety day. The idea was to show children what the emergency services do and...

Weston-super-Mare @RNLI volunteers save more lives in 2015 than nearly every other coastal station

30 January 2016 Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers save more lives in 2015 than nearly every other coastal station No other coastal station in the RNLI in the UK and Ireland...

Decorated Somerset RNLI lifeboat stalwart recognised in Queen’s New Year Honours

Decorated Somerset RNLI lifeboat stalwart recognised in Queen’s New Year Honours A long-serving lifeboat volunteer based at Weston-super-Mare lifeboat station and already decorated for his part in a daring...

Weston RNLI volunteers receive Royal Humane Society Certificates of Commendation then rush to save lives in Cumbrian Floods.

Last week four members of the Weston-super-Mare Crew received Royal Humane Society Awards for saving a man’s life on Birnbeck Pier in December 2014. Soon after they returned from...

Weston volunteers part of the RNLI Flood Rescue in Cumbria

Local RNLI Flood Rescue Teams have been deployed to Cumbria in the last 24hrs, including two helmsmen from Weston Super Mare RNLI Liam McDermott and Nigel Congram. We at...

Weston-super-Mare RNLI Carol Service December 7th -All Welcome

New launch Vehicle for Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers will help to save lives

Monday, 02 November 2015 The lifesaving charity has upgraded its launching equipment at Weston to speed the time it takes to get to those in trouble at sea. Weston-super-Mare,...

Weston RNLI volunteers to receive Royal Humane Society Certificates of Commendation.

From L to R. Dave Ridout, Dan Hawkins, Andy Stone, Liam Mcdermott Last December a Weston-super-Mare lifeboat was involved in the rescue of a man who had stopped breathing...

Come and enjoy Weston-super-Mare RNLI Open Day on Sunday 9th

Weston RNLI Open Day