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  • Find my nearest
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    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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  • Jobs at the RNLI
    A summer to remember
    Jobs at the RNLI

    Searching for the best summer job? Become a lifeguard or help inspire support as a face-to-face fundraiser and make your summer unforgettable

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  • Face-to-face fundraising
    Face-to-face fundraising

    Help us raise money, inspire support and spread safety messages across the coast this Summer.

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  • Safety
    The coast is an exciting place to be – but it’s easier than you think to get into trouble in the water. Stay safe with our essential safety advice.
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    Safety

    The beach is an exciting place to be, but it’s easier than you think to get into trouble in the water. Stay safe with our essential water safety advice.

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  • RNLI College | Hotel, restaurant, and event venue
    Riggers Restaurant at the RNLI College
    RNLI College | Hotel, restaurant, and event venue

    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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  • What we do
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    What we do

    The RNLI save lives by providing a 24-hour lifeboat search and rescue service, seasonal lifeguards, water safety initiatives, and flood rescue response.

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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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  • Become an RNLI lifeguard
    Become an RNLI lifeguard

    Become an RNLI Lifeguard and help save lives on more than 240 beaches across the UK and Channel Islands.

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  • Support us
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    Support us

    95% of our total income comes from donations and legacies, which means we depend on our dedicated volunteers and supporters to save lives at sea. Get involved!

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  • Fish Supper
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    Fish Supper

    Register your interest for the RNLI Fish Supper and be the first to hear about the exciting plans for 2018

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