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Royal National Lifeboat Institution

Catch up on all the latest rescues and news from the Royal National Lifeboat Institutions (RNLI).

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HM Coastguard Officers dressed water safety kit during multi-agency exercise.

Find out more about the important work carried out by the Margate Coastguard Rescue Team


Learn more about what you should do if you fall into water unexpectedly.


Learn more about what you should do if you fall into water unexpectedly.

Find out how to Float to Live – it could just save your life!

Fancy a Summer job with a difference? Ever thought about becoming an RNLI lifeguard? Full-time or casual contracts available. Check it out via this link

Interested in volunteering for the RNLI?

We don’t just need crew. Lots of volunteering opportunities available: fundraisers, shore crew, lifeboat station visits officers, community safety teams, public relations officers and much more. Follow this link and find out more    

Grab our top tips about lifejacket checks

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