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  • Fish Supper
    Dinner plate with lifeboat illustration. Image credit: Bright Blue Day
    Fish Supper

    Our annual RNLI Fish Supper campaign is fun and simple to take part in. Find out more about hosting your own fish supper for friends and family.

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  • Find my nearest
    Launch and recovery exercise Dungeness Shannon class
    Find my nearest

    Want to know what the RNLI is doing in your local area? Find your nearest events, lifeboats stations, shops, museums and more by entering your town or postcode.

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  • News and media
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    News and media

    Read the latest RNLI news and rescue stories from across the UK and Ireland and watch real-life lifeboat and lifeguard rescue footage.

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  • RNLI College: More than just a training college
    Riggers Restaurant at the RNLI College
    RNLI College: More than just a training college

    Book a hotel room, dine in our restaurants, or hold your wedding, conference or event at the RNLI College – home of the lifeboats.

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  • Mayday 2019
    RNLI yellow wellies inside the crew kit room at Rhyl Lifeboat Station.
    Mayday 2019

    Mayday is the RNLI’s yellow-themed annual fundraiser, which runs from 1–31 May. Get involved and help fund the vital kit that keeps our lifeboat crews safe.

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  • Creative Toolkit
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    Creative Toolkit

    The RNLI’s brand guidelines and digital guidelines: house style, tone of voice, website templates and our approach to UX, development, SEO and accessibility.

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  • Youth education
    Douglas RNLI Crew Member and Head Teacher Graeme Cushnie with a group of children outside Ballaugh School
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    Youth education

    We're here to help you teach children water safety. Take a look at our teaching resources or book a visit from one of our friendly team.

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  • About us
    Kinsale RNLI crew member reaching out from their B class Atlantic inshore lifeboat to help a casualty
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    About us

    Every day people get into danger in the water. We're here to tackle the problem. We work with others to make the water a safer place for all. Learn more here.

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  • Become a lifeguard
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    Become a lifeguard

    As an RNLI lifeguard you’ll build your work – and life – experience, get good rates of pay and lifesaving skills for the career you want.

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  • Become a face-to-face fundraiser
    Become a face-to-face fundraiser

    If you love the idea of working outdoors at exciting locations, while making a real difference to thousands of people every day, then becoming a face-to-face fundraiser is the perfect job for you.

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