Shouts Archive

Yet again Weston @RNLI Crew called away from Weston Carnival

Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers from both the crew and fundraisers always take part in the annual Weston-super-Mare Carnival.  A float representing something to do with the lifeboat is built and...

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

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 of a yacht in...

Kayaker saved by Weston RNLI crew

Due to the Triathlon, Sunday exercise for the RNLI volunteers on Weston-super-Mare station did not start until two pm. At just after four pm, as the crew were about...

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...

Dinghy drifting in Sand Bay

Deputy Launching Authority paged at 11:30 hrs by  Swansea Coastguard following a report of a suspected unmanned dinghy in the sea near the foreshore at Sandbay. Crew paged at...

Five persons stuck in the mud on the tideline

At 1355hrs on 09/08/2014 Launch Authorities were paged by HMRC Swansea to reports of 5 persons stuck in the mud near to the tide line of an incoming tide....

Speed boat rescued from mud

The crew was paged at 20:34 by Swansea Coastguard following a report of a power boat in the sea near Knightstone Harbour attempting to return ashore and calling ‘Mayday’. They...

Men stuck in mud

Crew paged at 16.36hrs by HMRC Swansea following a report via public of 2 adult males seen in mud near Knightstone Causeway. Crew assembled and made ready to launch...

Swimmers in danger on Causeway

The crew was paged at 14.48 by Swansea Coastguard following a report from the Deputy Launching Authority of two swimmers in the sea near Marine Lake Causeway shouting for help and waving their...

Child missing in water near Grand Pier

The crew was paged at 16.38 by Swansea Coastguard following a report via the public of a young boy last seen in water near Grand Pier. The crew and...