RNLI show rescue skills

RNLI volunteers are showing off their skills in Weston-super-Mare today as part of an RNLI Lifeboat Station Open Day.

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RNLI volunteers show their skills in Weston-super-Mare

RNLI volunteers are showing off their skills in Weston-super-Mare Credit: ITV News West Country

RNLI volunteers are showing off their skills in Weston-super-Mare today as part of an RNLI Lifeboat Station Open Day. Coastguards will be showing how they deal with cliff and mud rescues and an emergency ambulance will be demonstrating life saving techniques.

Coastguards demonstrate rescue missions at Weston-super-Mare Credit: ITV News West Country

"We always enjoy showing what we do to the public. Without their generosity we would not be able to do the work we do. Every launch of our lifeboats, to save a life, starts with the coins someone puts into the collection buckets."

– Charlotte Conroy, Lifeboat Operations Manager

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