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Porthcawl RNLI releases video of 2020

Date: January 1st, 2021 00:00

Porthcawl RNLI have released a short video of helmet camera footage captured during 2020. 2020 was a very difficult year for us all due to the coronavirus pandemic and was a year in which we

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Five most dramatic RNLI lifeboat rescues of 2020 video released

Date: December 15th, 2020 00:00

As Christmas approaches, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is urging people to take care as statistics show lifeboats will launch over 100 times during the festive period* to help those in need. Figures over

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RNLI offers winter dip safety advice

Date: December 9th, 2020 00:00

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has released a new safety advice video for anyone considering taking a dip in the sea this winter. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9y3EHDlNNMY With indoor pools closed for much of the

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Survivor backs Christmas appeal as RNLI in Wales reveals the impact of Coronavirus

Date: December 8th, 2020 00:00

An American surfer rescued off the Welsh coast, who says he is lucky to be alive to celebrate the festivities, is urging the people of Wales to support the RNLI’s Christmas appeal. The fundraising drive

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Nine Porthcawl volunteers receive RNLI long service medals

Date: December 2nd, 2020 00:00

Nine Porthcawl volunteers recently received RNLI long service medals, each for in excess of twenty years of service to the Charity. In a socially distanced ceremony each volunteer was presented with an RNLI Long Service

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Data shows demand on RNLI lifeboat crews soared as summer lockdown was eased

Date: November 20th, 2020 00:00

Volunteer crew members at the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) faced an unprecedented summer* with new statistics revealing a dramatic increase in the number of water users needing to be helped by the charity’s lifeboat

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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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