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In Memory of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh 1921-2021

Date: April 10th, 2021 00:00

Everyone involved in the RNLI sends heartfelt condolences to Our Patron, Her Majesty The Queen, on the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. The Duke of Edinburgh has accompanied Her Majesty on many RNLI

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Easter holiday safety warning from the RNLI in Wales

Date: March 26th, 2021 00:00

The RNLI is urging people to think carefully about beach safety ahead of the Easter holidays. This warning comes with some of the highest tides of the year from this weekend, (27 March – 2

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Derek Crowder’s 80th birthday cycling challenge for RNLI

Date: February 26th, 2021 00:00

On Saturday 20 February Porthcawl's Derek Crowder completed a cycling challenge to celebrate his 80th birthday. With nearly £600 raised so far, all funds raised go towards saving lives at sea at Porthcawl. Derek rode

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RNLI’s water safety warning during Welsh half term break

Date: February 13th, 2021 00:00

With half term approaching next week, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is urging anyone, who is able under government guidelines to visit the Welsh coast to stay safe. The charity is urging people not

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With great sadness we learn of the loss of station friend and visits volunteer, Peter Furlong

Date: January 12th, 2021 00:00

It is of great sadness to learn that Porthcawl RNLI have lost a long term friend and indeed in recent years, a volunteer at our station. Peter Furlong was extremely experienced in all nautical matters

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RNLI renewed safety call for families using the Welsh coast for exercise

Date: January 8th, 2021 00:00

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is urging anyone lucky enough to live within walking distance of the coast during lockdown to stay safe and not take any unnecessary risks that may put extra pressure

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Launch 7/21 – 📟 8.28pm

April 2nd, 2021

UK Coastguard requested the launch of the Atlantic 85 lifeboat to assist with a multi-agency search for a missing person in the Sker Beach area. After a search of around 2 hours the lifeboat was

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Launch 6/21 – 📟 6.25pm

March 31st, 2021

Our volunteer crew onboard our Atlantic 85 lifeboat were diverted from their training exercise off Porthcawl seafront at 6.25pm by UK Coastguard. Porthcawl NCI had reported a surfer who had been swept around the point

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