So far in 2015 our lifeboats have launched on 31 occasions (ALB 10, ILB 21)
[In 2014 the total was 95 and in 2013 we launched 85 times]
Last launch: Sunday 21 June 2015 - all-weather lifeboat launched at 7.27pm to assit the 43ft Yacht Venetian requiring assistance off Tolverne in the River Fal, Yacht towed to Mylor Harbour.
Falmouth RNLI featured on the BBC programme Songs of Praise on 21 June
The yacht Blackbird aground at Trefusis Point on 9 June
LATEST NEWS: Betty Stogs raises a record amount for Falmouth RNLI
Betty Stogs managed to beat the shanty groups taking part in the 'Beat Betty' completion at this year's Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival by raising a fantastic £3358. The top three groups in the competition were The Pirates of St Piran who raised £1571, Shake a Leg £1025 and Naze Shanty Crew £344. The final figure raised for the RNLI is not known yet but thank you to everyone for your support.
NEXT FALMOUTH GUILD FUNDRAISING EVENT:
Falmouth volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews assist grounded yachts on consecutive days Full Story: http://bit.ly/1MMbkad
Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott 17-29 is fitted with AIS which shows the boat's position to the Coastguard and other AIS users. You can move and change the scale of the map. Clicking the icon will bring up details of the lifeboat.