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Recovery of Rhyl all-weather lifeboat

recovery video

Recovery of Rhyl’s Mersey class all-weather lifeboat after a training exercise. Time-lapse photography of 12 frames per second using crew’s go-pro camera attached to inside rear screen of the Talus tractor.

Rhyl lifeboat helps owner recover dri...


Rhyl lifeboat launched to help recover a drifting boat.

A busy year for Welsh RNLI volunteers


Welsh RNLI lifeboat crews, lifeguards and Flood Rescue team respond to various incidents in 2014.

Rhyl RNLI assist yacht with engine fa...


A yacht approaching Rhyl harbour to lay-up for the winter encountered engine failure about 1/2 mile off Rhyl harbour. The two people on board put the anchor down and called Holyhead Coastguard. Rhyl’s All-weather Mersey class lifeboat was launched; set up a tow; and successfully took the yacht into the harbour where they were assisted […]

Rhyl All-weather lifeboat service to ...


Service to yacht with complete mechanical and electrical failure, also exhausted skipper. Towed back to Rhyl harbour

Both Rhyl’s lifeboats rescue wi...


Both of Rhyl’s lifeboats involved in search for windsurfer with broken mast. Casualty located about 1.5 miles NNE of LLandulas beach camp, 7 miles from station. The casualty was taken on board the ILB initially and then to the all weather lifeboat. The board and mast was also recovered on to the ILB. The casualty […]

Rhyl crew members assist flooded area...

Flood Rescue Team

Members of Rhyl crew as part of the Flood Rescue team, assist members from other stations in the flooded areas of Aberystwyth, Borth and Pwllheli in Gwynedd. A Welsh RNLI Flood Rescue Team have rescued four people from a flooded farm in Llanbedr near Barmouth. The volunteer Flood Rescue Team – working alongside North Wales […]

Rhyl crew members part of the RNLI...

Flood Rhyl

RNLI Flood Rescue Teams helped evacuate 25 residents and six dogs from their homes following flooding in North Wales yesterday. The teams are now standing by as more bad weather is predicted in the coming hours. Full Press Release

Rhyl Lifeboat Service to broken down ...


PWC (Personal Watecraft – Jetski) breaks down in rough seas and near gale-force winds. The crew of Rhyl’s All-weather Mersey Class lifeboat were called out at 2.35 on Sunday 15 September 2013, in near gale-force winds and a rough sea, to a PWC that had broken down and was drifting about 1 mile out from […]

Rhyl Inshore Lifeboat Jetski & P...

ILB Service

Rhyl Inshore Lifeboat was launched to a broken down jet ski off Rhyl Harbour at 15:16. While en route the ILB was diverted by Rhyl Lifeguards to reports of a person in difficulty swimming in the River. The ILB arrived on scene a took the person aboard & returned him to the beach. The ILB […]

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