One of the RNLI's Yamaha Grizzly 350cc quad bikes

Life-saving quad bikes stolen from RNLI

Thieves have stolen life-saving quad bikes from Formby's Royal National Lifeboat Institution, in Merseyside worth around £20,000.

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Lifeboats 'temporarily stood down' in search for angler

Two RNLI lifeboats based at Scarborough have been "temporarily stood down" after a search for a missing man on the North Yorkshire coast.

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Search for missing angler on North Yorkshire coast

The search for a missing angler off the North Yorkshire coast is continuing. A helicopter was previously deployed to help search the cliffs near Burniston.


Search continues for missing angler off Burniston cliff Helicopter gone to RAF Leconfield to refuel @rnliscarborough


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RNLI confirms 'air crash incident' in Norfolk

A spokesman for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) has confirmed that an aircraft accident occurred in the Cley area of North Norfolk this evening after reports of an air crash in the area.

Three lifeboats were deployed to the scene and have now returned to the RNLI base.

Cley in North Norfolk.
Cley in North Norfolk. Credit: Google Maps

No further details were given on how many passengers were in the aircraft or on their condition.

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Lifeboat crews battle high seas around Scotland

Members of the RNLI team at Arbroath in Scotland had to contend with some very high seas this evening:

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