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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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Porthcawl RNLI live streaming is a huge hit during Storm Ophelia

Date: October 17th, 2017 00:00

Live streaming of waves crashing over Porthcawl breakwater was viewed nearly 9,000 times yesterday (16 October). RNLI volunteers are confident giving the public the access to dramatic scenes acted as a successful deterrent at the

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Three calls in one evening for Porthcawl RNLI lifeboat volunteers

Date: August 26th, 2017 00:00

Wednesday teatime started with a kite surfer in difficulty for Porthcawl RNLI. The Atlantic 85 lifeboat launched, and located the casualty in the Newton point area.  When alongside the surfer, it was found she was

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Girls saved from sea by Porthcawl RNLI volunteers in total darkness

Date: August 24th, 2017 00:00

At 10:33pm on Wednesday 23 August, both Porthcawl RNLI lifeboats Rose of the Shires and Jean Ryall were launched to reports of two teenage girls in the sea in Coney Beach, Porthcawl. The first lifeboat

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Yacht and crew rescued by Porthcawl and Mumbles RNLI Lifeboats

Date: August 18th, 2017 00:00

At 2.15pm on Thursday 17 August, Porthcawl RNLI lifeboat Rose of the Shires launched to the rescue of a 30 foot yacht “The Valkyrie” that had broken down and was drifting close to Scarweather Sand

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Latest Shouts

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Shout 13.35 📟 – Launch 77+78/17

November 5th, 2017

Both our D Class and Atlantic 85 lifeboat were launched on service to assist Coastguard and Police with an incident in the Southerndown area.

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Shout 13.59 📟 – Launch 76/17

November 4th, 2017

D Class lifeboat was launched to a windsurfer who got into difficulty and was swept across Newton Point. The windsurfer managed to make it out onto the rocks. Whilst on scene a second wind surfer

Latest Events

Porthcawl RNLI Carol Service

December 13th, 2017

Traditional carol service at All Saints Church, Porthcawl. Performances by West Park Primary Choir and Porthcawl Male Voice Choir. Refreshments afterwards. All welcome.