A yacht made a Mayday call after losing power and getting caught in the tide off Carnac Point, Inverness.
A waterlogged, listing tanker was towed to safety after being in collision with a cargo vessel, approximately four miles off Peterhead.
A laughing hoax caller who sent a lifeboat on a ‘wild goose chase’ has been jailed for four months.
The cruiser's sail was blowing dangerously out of control in rough weather conditions.
A single-handed yachtsman was airlifted to hospital after he became ill while sailing off the north coast of Wales.
The new ALC will enable the production, maintenance and refit of the charity's all-weather lifeboat fleet under one roof for the first time in the organisation's 191-year history.
A Mayday call was made when a fire broke out aboard a 28ft classic wooden motor boat on the Lymington River.
A 20ft sailing boat suffered a 'sudden dismasting' yesterday evening, leaving its crew adrift in the Solent.
A newly-bought cabin cruiser ran aground on Winchelsea Beach in East Sussex after suffering engine failure in rough seas.
UK coastal fatality figures released by the RNLI reveal that more than half of the casualities didn’t intend to enter the water
A chance for all water users to bring their lifejackets along for a visual check as well as to learn how to operate and maintain them properly.
Firefighters the Coastguard and RNLI attended when a 35ft boat went up in flames on the River Frome.
Two people were airlifted to safety after their yacht began to take in water and also suffered engine failure, north of the windfarm between Skegness and the River Humber.
A hoax Mayday call led to the launching of Hoylake’s RNLI lifeboat in gale force winds and rough seas.
Hundreds of visitors to the 38th Beaulieu Boatjumble enjoyed free expert advice and demonstrations at the inaugural PBO Ask the Experts Live! event.
Four people were rescued from the water after their 18ft speedboat sank off the Exmouth coast.
Coastguard staff and RNLI volunteers recognised in Queen's 2015 New Year honours list
The Big Christmas Rescue book by the RNLI can put your child at the heart of a festive rescue
David Shepherd was head of operations at the RNLI HQ when he filed a false invoice for £4,773.60
In a five-hour rescue operation, Margate's RNLI lifeboat assisted a yacht that was dismasted in bad weather off the north Kent coast.