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RNLI Volunteer Chairman Retires

Date: February 12th, 2018 00:00

John Abraham, Chairman of Porthcawl RNLI committee has decided to retire following 20 successful years volunteering for the charity. His role covered both the operational and fund raising committees at the station. During his chairmanship

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Safety message from Welsh RNLI volunteers ready to drop everything at Christmas

Date: December 22nd, 2017 00:00

RNLI volunteers at the 30 lifeboat stations in Wales will be on standby this Christmas to drop everything to rescue anyone in trouble at sea. This has only been possible thanks to the generosity of

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Santa Rescued by Porthcawl Lifeboat

Date: December 18th, 2017 00:00

There were dramatic scenes at Porthcawl Marina on Saturday evening when hundreds of children, parents and grandparents gathered to see Santa do a practice fly over of the town in readiness for Christmas day. Unfortunately

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John Williams MBE a Life Long RNLI Volunteer

Date: December 15th, 2017 00:00

All volunteers at Porthcawl RNLI lifeboat station were saddened to hear that John Williams MBE had sadly died earlier this week. John was an original crew member when the RNLI re-established a lifeboat at Porthcawl

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#FestiveBoats 2017 Supporting Porthcawl RNLI

Date: December 5th, 2017 00:00

Look out for the #FestiveBoats in Porthcawl marina this December which are lighting up in support of Porthcawl RNLI. Share your pics with us using #FestiveBoats Like all RNLI crews Porthcawl's RNLI volunteers will be ready

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RNLI Fundraiser Marj Braves the Elements Again

Date: November 9th, 2017 00:00

Marj Abraham is a stalwart when it comes to raising money for the RNLI. This year she has raised over £2,000 by selling raffle tickets for her, now well known, hand made patchwork quilts. For

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Latest Shouts

1802, 2018

Shout 18.45 📟 – Launch 14/18

February 18th, 2018

Both our lifeboats were launched on service at the request of UK Coastguard following reports of a person in the water at Sandy Bay. The casualty was located by our D Class lifeboat 'Porthcawl ILB' and taken

1202, 2018

Shout 17.02 📟 – Launch 13/18

February 12th, 2018

Our volunteers launched our D Class lifeboat on service following reports of a person in the water at Sandy Bay. The casualty was rescued from the water by the crew. Porthcawl Coastguard and Police secured

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