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Scotland: Barra and Tobermory lifeboats assist stricken cargo ship 30 miles SW of Tiree (Video) - Published 140414 1548z

Tobermory RNLI lifeboat returned to its station this morning after a 17 hour, 180 mile rescue mission to assist a stricken cargo ship. Barra Island RNLI lifeboat will be returning to stand by later today (13 April 2013). 363 more words


Try something new with the RNLI

Totally Dorset blogger Emily Pykett is social media manager (maternity cover) for the RNLI. Here, she reflects on how the charity’s ethos of innovation and learning shapes social strategy… 609 more words


RNLI's Alternative Boat Race

The greatest boat race to grace the Thames is arriving in London this April, (and some teams from Oxford and Cambridge are up to something too). 239 more words


Lifeboats and The Louis Cristal

My parents boarded the Louis Cristal for their 8-day cruise to Cuba on Friday March 14th.  For them, the appearance of this motor vessel with its bright orange lifeboats was very reassuring. 95 more words

My Day

Duke opens the station and then catches the train

I’ve just found these photos from last summer, and realize, having checked, that I didn’t post them on here.

It was a very special July day when HRH The Duke of Kent, President of RNLI, … 305 more words


Titanic II and her Lifeboats

There has not been any news about the Titanic II project for months now. However naval architects, Deltamarin have been working hard behind the scenes. 285 more words