Saunton Sands SLSC celebrate achievements at presentation evening

Saunton Sands Surflifesaving Club held its Presentation Evening on 5th October. Each section presented awards to worthy recipients. Prizes included the Most Smiley Award for the Sharks age gorup – 5 to 8 years old – through to the club’s Annual Life Saver Award awarded to Stuart Pitches for his Read More »

Waveney Surf Life Saving Club Promotes Beach Safety to Junior Holidaymakers

The UK’s most easterly Surf Live Saving Club, Waveney Surf Life Saving Club, has enjoyed a fabulous campaign to promote beach safety and surf live saving over the summer holidays by joining forces with Suffolk’s leading holiday cottage letting agency, Suffolk Secrets. Established in Lowestoft in 2016, WSLSC runs a Read More »

Laura achieves prestigious DofE award

Laura Fraser Smith from Saunton Sands Surf Life Saving Clubs has achieved her Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award. Laura has worked extremely hard completing a four day expedition in the Lake District as well as  a five day practical lab course at Liverpool Science Park for her residential. The overall Read More »

Teignmouth Beach SLSC – Aviva Community Grant

Teignmouth Beach SLSC have applied for a community grant from Aviva. The money will help the club purchase a new door to replace the rotten door and frame as well as replace the flooring to tackle a damp problem.  The issues are significant for the club. The damp issue is Read More »

Voluntary lifeguards benefit from generous restaurant diners

Volunteers from Exmouth Beach Rescue Club have recently received a cheque for just under £3,500 from local seafood restaurant, Rockfish. A total of  £3,498.50 has been raised for the voluntary lifesaving club through table donations since the restaurant opened in January. The money will be used to purchase new rescue Read More »

Crawley Town SLSGB Pool Champs Cardiff

Crawley Town Life Saving Club confirmed its status as the country’s top competitive pool lifesaving team when winning the SLS-GB Open Pool Championships last weekend at Cardiff to add to their current RLSS-UK and Welsh-SLS titles. At the end of the Championships Crawley Town were just under a 100 points Read More »

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 »