Multi Patient Sea Rescue at Holywell Bay

At 2:15pm on Sunday 21 February 2016, five members of Falmouth University Swimming Association went swimming at Holywell Bay close to the Surf Lifesaving Club Hut. They had no wetsuits and became caught in a rip current. Three students just managed to scramble ashore whilst the other two had to Read More »


Voluntary lifeguards seeking contact with old members and friends

Volunteer lifeguards from Exmouth Beach Rescue Club are celebrating a milestone anniversary this year – 30 years of voluntary lifesaving service on Exmouth beach. The charity, established in 1986 to keep beach users safe in the absence of a full time lifeguard service, is planning a get together in May Read More »


Lowland Search and Rescue

In January 2016, members of South Worcester Flood Rescue Unit commenced their training to become Lowland Search and Rescue Technicians. The additional skills gained on this course will not only enhance their water search and rescue skills but will provide them with a recognised qualification in terrestrial search. Once qualified these Read More »


Gyllyngvase Fundraising Quiz

After the success of the previous event… On Sunday 7th February, the club will be holding its second fundraising quiz at the Harbour Lights Fish & Chip restaurant, Falmouth. Find out more here.


WHO WANTS TO BE A FLOODIE? (Also known as Surf Life Saving Devon Flood Resilience Unit or DFRU)

What’s a Floodie? December 2015. Nine of us are qualified now to assist in flood rescues anywhere in the country with about 36 hours’ notice. None of us is quite sure why we have volunteered for all this. We had to attend one day initial training followed by two weekends Read More »