• 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.


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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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Why this matters

Fiona Harrison, former Deputy Director, Greener Scotland, Scottish Government says

“I have sailed all my life one way...

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