Club Management – Exeter – Change of Location

Club Management – Want to know more? Due to circumstances the location of the Exeter Club Management Session has changed from Ashford Solicitors to SLSGB Head Office. For more information and directions to the Location please click here Directions to venue    

Congratulations Barrie Charlesworth and Les Freke!

2017 New Year’s Honours List We congratulate two of our very outstanding long serving members who will be honoured after being named in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list. What a fantastic start to the year for both of our volunteers! Barrie Charlesworth, a member of Croyde and Saunton Sands, Read More »

Invitation to learn more about Club Management

Club Management – Want to know more? SLSGB are inviting all Club Chairs, Secretaries, Trustee’s, Safety Officers, Lifeguards and Trainer Assessors to learn more about club management. This will be a 2 hour short, sharp overview intended to provide a first sight of important new programmes for 2017 and insight Read More »


The BBC is once again set to honour individuals from the world of grassroots sport with the BBC Sports Unsung Hero Award 2016. Matt Trebilcock from Gyllyngvase has been nominated for the award and it is now down to the final 5 in the South West Region. Show your support by tuning Read More »

Pitch up at Trevornick for the Surf Life Saving Nationals 2017

Pitch up at Trevornick for the Surf Life Saving Nationals 2017 Want somewhere to stay that’s not far from the SLS Nationals next year? Trevornick is just a stone’s throw (three quarters of a mile) from the golden sands of Holywell Bay beach where all the action will be taking Read More »

Exmouth Beach Rescue Lifesaving Club celebrates 30th anniversary

Voluntary lifesaving club celebrates 30th anniversary Following another successful season providing voluntary lifesaving cover on Exmouth beach, members of the Exmouth Beach Rescue Club took some well-earned time out last Friday to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the club. The charity, established in 1986 to keep beach users safe in Read More »

SLSGB Flood Rescue response to Cumbria

SLSGB declared 2 Type B boat teams to assist in the rescues during the Cumbria Floods. The team joined 20 other boat teams in one of the biggest floods ever faced in Cumbria. The amount of rainfall broke met office recorded for a 24hr period – 341mm. The Team Managers Read More »

New ILS Competition Rule Book 2015

The new ILS competition rules book have now been published, you are able to find these here clicking below. This covers the ILS competition rules generally for the period from 2015 to 2019 Please find the ILS competition rules Here


We are delighted to inform you that the following individuals won an award at the 2015 Cornwall Sports Awards. Matthew Trebilcock from Gyllyngvase Surf Life Saving Club won Children’s Coach of the Year 2015 and Emmie Seward-Adams from Crantock Surf Life Saving Club won Community Coach of the Year 2015 Read More »