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Pencoed RAOB ‘The Buffs’ Donate £500 to Porthcawl RNLI

Date: October 31st, 2019 00:00

Last Sunday we had a visit from Pencoed RAOB (Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes) who are known as 'The Buffs.' It was a pleasure to host and show The Buffs around the station. They presented

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Family of Shady Reed Donate £2170 to Porthcawl RNLI

Date: October 21st, 2019 00:00

We were delighted to have a visit from the family of Shady Reed on Sunday to present the money they had raised in memory of Shady by participating in our charity walk. 2019 marks 10

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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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Latest Shouts

803, 2020

Launch 6/20 – 📟 1.17pm

March 8th, 2020

Porthcawl's Atlantic 85 lifeboat was launched to assist with a multi agency incident in the Vale of Glamorgan area.

703, 2020

Launch 5/20 – 📟 1.09pm

March 7th, 2020

UK Coastguard tasked our volunteer crew to a windsurfer in difficulty in Newton Bay. The inital report had come from Porthcawl NCI. The D Class lifeboat was launched on service and located the casualty who

Latest Events

CANCELLED – #RESCUEFEST2020

June 14th, 2020

We are disappointed to announce that we have had to make the decision to cancel RescueFest2020 and we hope to be able to return with the event in 2021. Chris Page, volunteer helm at Porthcawl