The Community Safety Team comprises :

Neil Community Safety Advisor (pictured far left) is our Throw Bag Trainer (Community Responder Programme). Neil is also a member of the Ramsgate RNLI All Weather Boat crew, RNLI Lifeguard, RNLI Education Presenter and leading member of Thanet Lifesaving Club.

John – Community Safety Advisor (picured 2nd left) has amassed 50 years experience as a sailor and is our longest serving member of the team, which was previously known as Sea Safety.  John is one of our team members who is qualified in undertaking ‘Advice on Board’ and Lifejacket Clinic’s. 

Ian – Community Safety Advisor (third left) is also qualified to run lifejacket clinic’s and publishes our monthly newsletter.

Dave – Community Safety Advisor (2nd from right) is also the Chairman and level II Instructor at the Broadstairs Surf Lifesaving Society and RNLI Lifeguard .

Andy – Community Safety Advisor (far right) orders campaign materials from our Poole HQ, liaises with the Area Lifesaving Manager, publishes our blogs and arranges events. 


Joel – Community Safety Advisors (Pictured below right) is also part of the all important RNLI Shore Crew at Margate Lifeboat Station. He is also a Scout Leader and holds the Queen’s Scout Award.