It is our vision to have nations without drowning where everyone can safely enjoy being in, on or near water.

Since 1891 we’ve been sharing our expertise in water safety, lifesaving, and lifeguarding to educate everyone to enjoy water safely.

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Latest news & updates

  • National Lifesaving Championships 2024

    Save the date for Nationals 2024! Read more

  • Scottish Eastern Branch

    As you know we said farewell to the Heritage Awards on the 31st December 2012 and have now embraced the new Survive & Save Programme which includes a Bronze, Silver and Gold Medallion. Read more

  • Local Hero Honoured

    A youth member of Yeovil Life Saving Club (YLSC) has been commended for her quick thinking and prompt actions, which saved her mother’s life. Read more

  • Arctic Freeze

    With snow and ice forecast across the UK throughout the week, The Royal Life Saving Society UK, warns motorists to be vigilant on the roads in the bad weather and for parents to teach their children not to walk on frozen lakes, ponds and rivers under any circumstances. Read more

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