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Weston RNLI had one of its most successful Open Days on Sunday.

Monday, 14 August 2017 The Annual RNLI Open Day at Weston-super-Mare included lifeboats, helicopters, hovercraft and sailing boats all exercising for the benefit for the public. The display was...

Derelict with an uncertain future but Birnbeck Island is still a major danger

Too many people still risk their lives trying to access the island without understanding the tides in Weston Bay. The way across looks benign at low tide but soon...

Weston RNLI can provide Speakers

A Busy Weekend for Weston RNLI

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 Weston RNLI Volunteers have a busy but successful bank holiday week-end.  In the one week-end there were five shouts and a Lifeboat Parade along the...

Weston Bay Watersports Club donate £405

Weston Bay Water-sports Club has a close relationship with our RNLI station. They use the same slipway to launch, have their HQ across the road and occasionally has the...

Weston RNLI stalwart assumes command of the Weston Lifeboat Station.

Thursday, 09 February 2017 Richard Spindler is known to many at Weston as the heart of the local RNLI crew, who volunteer whenever needed to save lives at sea...

1st Milton Scouts continue their heroic efforts to support Weston RNLI

Sunday, 29 January 2017 For many years 1st Milton Scouts in Weston-super-Mare have organised a Christmas collection in aid of Weston Lifeboat station and its crew.  It was a...

RNLI Crew Dinner Dance 2016

Weston Lifeboat crew will be holding the annual dinner dance at the Royal Hotel in Weston Super Mare on Saturday 29th October. More information or tickets are available from the...

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...

The people of Weston-super-Mare show their appreciation for their RNLI by helping to raise over half a million pounds.

The volunteers of Weston RNLI, with the help of surrounding areas, have managed to beat their target for raising funds towards a new Lifeboat station. In January 2013, when...