• 150th Anniversary Appeal
    Please support The Lifeboat Fund’s special appeal, celebrating the start of this charity in 1866.  Our goal is a truly exceptional Shannon class all-weather lifeboat, designed by the RNLI to have the speed and manoeuvrability that are vital in saving lives.


Etcetera Choir - five days that changed the world

Etcetera Civil Service Choir raise money for the Lifeboat fund

A monthly summary from the Wells-next-the-Sea lifeboat station

150th Anniversary Appeal

Our 150th Anniversary Appeal seeks to fundraise £1.1m towards the cost of a Shannon class all-weather lifeboat.


Thank you to all our supporters who helped us achieve our 2014 Appeal target.

For more fantastic fundraising suggestions, please download our factsheet.

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Launched from Tower Lifeboat, London about twenty minutes ago - https://t.co/XcOkWBxiMG
9 hours 13 min ago
Launched from Clacton-on-Sea, Essex about twenty five minutes ago - https://t.co/SQAk3Lkb5E
11 hours 3 min ago
Launched from Plymouth, South Devon about half an hour ago - https://t.co/X4gY4zwcxC
15 hours 13 min ago


Anjela Winson braves the elements
Anjela Winson

"We thought the weather we faced on our sports day was rough, but it's nothing compared to what the crews encounter!"