Lifeboat

RAF Winch Sailor To Safety After Yacht Explodes

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK

A sailor was winched to safety from his liferaft by the RAF after an explosion on his yacht caused a major fire and his vessel to sink. The French yac...

Portuguese Water Dog Hashi Stretchered To Safety

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

Members of the Chiswick RNLI lifeboat crew stretched a Portuguese water dog to safety on Wednesday after she jumped over a river wall in Fulham, west ...

Rescued Man Defied Police Warnings To Photograph Waves

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A man had to be rescued by lifeboat after he defied police warnings and photographed waves from a harbour jetty. The RNLI were called to rescue the...

Bodies Found Off North Wales Coast Are Missing Climbers

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

Two bodies have been recovered from the sea off the north Wales coast, police confirmed. The bodies have not been formally identified but the disco...

'Ghost Yacht' Triggers Coastguard Search

PA | Posted 28.10.2012 | UK

An air and sea search was launched after a yacht was found beached with its engine still running but with no-one on board, Coastguards said. A memb...

Three Men Rescued By Lifeboats After Drinking Trip

PA | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK

Three men had to be rescued by lifeboat crews after their boat capsized during a drinking trip. The men had been drinking with two other men on a m...

Cargo Ship Runs Aground In Wales

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

A cargo ship has run aground on a beach off north Wales, forcing the dramatic evacuation of seven crew members and leading to fears fuel may be leakin...

Brit Who Lost Husband's Ashes On Board Costa Concordia To Sue

PA/Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK

British expat, Sandra Rodgers, one of the survivors of the Costa Concordia tragedy, is launching legal action against Costa Cruises. Sandra Rodger...