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Two rescues by Porthcawl RNLI to feature in BBC TV Documentary

Date: September 19th, 2019 00:00

The volunteer lifeboat crew of Porthcawl RNLI will return to the small screen again next week as two rescues they carried out features in the next episode of the BBC TV series Saving Lives at

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Three Welsh RNLI stations to feature in new series of popular TV documentary

Date: August 31st, 2019 00:00

The volunteer lifeboat crews of Porthcawl, Barry Dock and Penarth RNLI will all take to the small screen next week as they feature in the latest episode of the BBC TV series Saving Lives at

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Porthcawl RNLI September Events

Date: August 29th, 2019 00:00

During September we have a fantastic range of events taking place all in support of Porthcawl RNLI. The Porthcawl Fashion and Food Festival features nearly two weeks of events allowing local businesses to showcase their

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Porthcawl RNLI volunteer offers assistance at Whaley Bridge

Date: August 5th, 2019 00:00

Volunteers from the RNLI's Flood Rescue teams have been working as part of the multi-agency response to the ongoing situation at Toddbrook Reservoir. Paul Eastment, Area Lifesaving Manager for the RNLI, who lives in Porthcawl

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Father and Son Lifeboat Crew Launch on Rescue Mission

Date: May 29th, 2019 00:00

Porthcawl RNLI volunteers were paged at lunchtime on Sunday 26 May following the report of a yacht in difficulty approximately two and half miles off Porthcawl. The twenty three feet sailing boat with three persons

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Beth Foot Forward Around Britain

Date: April 28th, 2019 00:00

A special visitor arrived at Porthcawl RNLI lifeboat station on Sunday 28 April 2019. Beth Wickes, who is walking the GB mainland coast, started the next leg of her journey at Porthcawl heading to Port

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Latest Shouts

1410, 2019

Launch 91+92/19 – 📟 6.30pm

October 14th, 2019

Both Porthcawl lifeboats were launched to assist with a multi agency incident in the Vale of Glamorgan area.

1210, 2019

Launch 89+90/19 – 📟 4.44pm

October 12th, 2019

Both the Atlantic 85 and D Class lifeboats were tasked by UK Coastguard following reports that a film crew of 12 people were cut off by the tide at Southerndown. The Atlantic 85 lifeboat and

Latest Events

Porthcawl RNLI 5th Annual Charity Walk

September 8th, 2019

The walk will consist of three routes, each to suit different ages and abilities. Route 1: will be a walk along the seafront to Rest Bay and return – 5km. Route 2: will be along