The RNLI shop at Anchor Head in Weston will reopen for business on Saturday since being closed at the start of lockdown.
A woman who was found waist-deep in water after becoming stuck in mud at a Somerset beach has been rescued by the Coastguard and RNLI.
Some of the South West’s finest DJs are coming together to stage The Virtual Summer Shuffle at Weston’s Tropicana next month.
Birnbeck Pier could be restored to its former glory and opened to the public, thanks to a new deal with the RNLI to secure the landmark’s future.
After years of decline, Birnbeck Pier could potentially have a new owner.
RNLI Winscombe Folk is welcoming singer/songwriter and acoustic guitarist, Jez Lowe, to its next Folk Night on February 1.
Weston Coastguard Rescue Team helped a 72-year-old swimmer who was caught in an underwater riptide yesterday (Sunday).
Volunteers ran a collection outside Weston’s Asda supermarket.
Daring fundraisers walked across hot coals to raise money for a life-saving charity.
Lifeboat crews are warning people to stay away from jellyfish after a man o’ war was washed up on Weston-super-Mare beach.
The RNLI has released new figures which show how many rescues were carried out in Weston-super-Mare last year.
Weston-super-Mare’s sea angling club has made another donation to the town’s lifeboat charity.
John Challis, who played Boycie in Only Fools And Horses, will do a book signing in Weston-super-Mare to raise money for the RNLI.
Weston-super-Mare RNLI is no closer to receiving a new lifeboat station, three years after leaving Birnbeck Pier and despite the town raising more than £500,00 towards the building.
The RNLI’s shop in Weston-super-Mare has had its licence extended for three more years.
A teenage water-skier who hit a difficult wave and somersaulted in the air on Weston-super-Mare’s beach has met the RNLI crew who may have prevented her from becoming paralysed for life.
Two men in an inflatable dingy put themselves in danger of being swept into the Bristol Channel, and were helped by Weston RNLI.
The wife of a lifeboat crew member from Weston-super-Mare was watching her husband rescue a swimmer when she went into labour.
Weston-super-Mare’s RNLI team rounded up a busy August by rescuing two people from the sea on Wednesday evening.
Weston-super-Mare’s life-saving RNLI crews have already answered 45 calls for help this year – just three fewer shouts than during the whole of 2015.
More than a dozen people risked their lives and faced being swept into the ‘vicious’ sea as strong winds and 8ft-high waves battered Weston-super-Mare’s seafront over the weekend.
Weston-super-Mare’s annual RNLI open day was ‘one of the best’ according to organisers, and raised more than £2,000.
Teenagers have been putting their lives at risk by jumping from Weston-super-Mare’s Knightstone jetty into the sea.
Weston-super-Mare’s RNLI has reached a milestone half-a-million-pound figure after just three years of fundraising for a new lifeboat station.
Emergency service vehicles will be on display on the Beach Lawns in Weston-super-Mare as part of the RNLI’s annual 999 day.
Concerns have been raised over the RNLI’s preferred location for its new lifeboat station in Weston-super-Mare.
An RNLI stalwart met Prince William when he collected his MBE at Buckingham Palace.
The RNLI re-opened its shop in Weston at the weekend.
The RNLI says it is making progress towards building a new lifeboat station in Weston-super-Mare, despite not yet submitting a formal planning application.
Weston-super-Mare’s RNLI crew saved more lives last year than any of the other coastal stations in the country.
FOUR members of the Weston-super-Mare RNLI crew have been honoured for their brave actions by the Royal Humane Society.
TWO of Weston-super-Mare’s life-saving RNLI crew have swapped sea rescues for flood rescues by joining an emergency response team in Cumbria.
AN ARMY vehicle will be used by Weston-super-Mare’s RNLI crews to help them launch from the mud and rescue people more quickly.
A MAN has been jailed for three months for lying to police, raising a false alert which saw the RNLI search for a ‘missing’ swimmer for more than an hour.
A MAN has been arrested for a ‘malicious hoax’ in which the RNLI and rescue helicopter were called out to reports of a missing swimmer.
RNLI volunteers and police officers who saved the life of an unconscious man who had stopped breathing on Birnbeck Island are to receive an award for their bravery.
THE RNLI held an opening ceremony for its Lifeboat Week fundraiser on the Grand Pier and raised more than £2,000.
THE RNLI in Weston has seen a 40 per cent rise in the number of calls it has responded to this year – with five months still to go.
RNLI crews demonstrated how they could save someone’s life at the charity’s annual open day event in Weston-super-Mare.
THE RNLI of Weston-super-Mare has benefitted from a donation of £2,600, thanks to the generosity of the Yatton Freemasons.
A GOOD crowd visited the RNLI’s annual emergency services day event, despite the inclement weather.
A NEW RNLI station and slipway in Weston may not be in place for three years.
A WESTON estate agents has helped the RNLI to raise close to £5,000 this year, prompting the business to list it to benefit as its chosen charity once again for 2015.
A RAILWAY repair company has donated £250 to Weston RNLI’s £300,000 fundraising appeal for a new lifeboat station.
VOLUNTEERS for Weston’s RNLI ‘disregarded their own safety’ to help a man whose life was at risk.