News Archive

RNLI Lifeboat team are looking for new Launch & Recovery Vehicle Drivers. Have you got what it takes to join?

Imagine for a moment that you are part of the RNLI team at Weston-super-Mare. It’s 2.30am on a freezing January morning and the pager’s just woken you from a...

Station Visits for 2020

Are you involved with a social group such as the Scouts, Brownies, Cubs, Beavers or any other organisation who would be interested in an educational visit at RNLI Weston-super-Mare...

Christmas Day Dip open for all

Weston RNLI Christmas Carol Service

All welcome at the Salvation Army Citadel, Carlton street, Weston-super-Mare at 7 pm  

RNLI Weston-super-Mare volunteers deployed on Flood Rescue Team to assist at Whaley Bridge

Volunteers from the RNLI’s Flood Rescue Teams have been working as part of the multi-agency response to the ongoing situation at Toddbrook Reservoir.  The RNLI’s team which is made...

Weston RNLI conduct the ashes scattering ceremony of Dan Thomas (aka PeeWeeToms)

The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea. It costs £447,000 a day, that’s £163.5 Million in 2018, to operate the charities lifesaving service. As a charity...

The volunteers of Weston RNLI to use the potential site of their new station to entertain on Open Day.

The Annual Open Day on Sunday July 7th at Weston RNLI is to feature the site which it is hoped will be where a new lifeboat station will be...

RNLI Respect the Water campaign enters its sixth year

In 2019, Respect the Water enters its sixth year as the RNLI’s national drowning prevention campaign, forming a major part of our work to half accidental coastal deaths by...

The Volunteers of Weston RNLI give thanks to the family who following a tragic crash made a magnificent donation

At the naming ceremony of our new lifeboat we gave thanks to the family who raised the funds in the name of their son and his partner.  The D...

Joint RNLI and Coastguard training exercise conducted on the River Axe

Last night (08 May 2019) we conducted a joint search and rescue training exercise with Weston-super-Mare Coastguard Rescue Team at Uphill. The exercise was designed to build team work...