Trainer Assessor Joshua secures volunteer role at Commonwealth Games

RLSS UK Trainer Assessor Joshua Dovey has secured his role in the media team for the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Read more

Journey from Rookie Lifeguard to hopeful Lifeguard

Conor Elliott tells his story of how he started his lifesaving journey as a Rookie Lifeguard and now hopes to take his NPLQ qualification as soon as he turns 16. Read more

"Whistle, Whistle, Whistle… lifeguard going in"

Felicity Cornelius-Mercer tells us how she got on training for her NPLQ. Read more

RLSS UK deploys the latest technology to support water safety rescues

Water safety and lifeguarding experts, the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) has partnered with innovative Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) and Drone specialists Eagle Eye Innovations (EEI) to create a unique water rescue award launching this April. Read more

Charity Director speaks at Westminster on SUP safety

RLSS UK’s Charity Director Lee Heard attended Westminster to speak as part of a stand up paddle board (SUP) safety event. Read more

Lifeguard, who me?

Felicity Cornelius-Mercer tells us how she started 2022 determined (with her daughter's encouragement) to train for her NPLQ. Read more

Gravesham Life Saving Club secures public AED

Gravesham Life Saving Club's Outreach team worked extremely hard to secure an automated external defibrillator (AED) which is available for public access in Gravesend. Read more

Thank you for Supporting Don’t Drink and Drown 2021

Thanks to you our Don't Drink and Drown campaign reached thousands nationwide. Read more

Water Safety Education in Blackpool

Blackpool Beach Patrol Service increase awareness and educate the local community about drowning prevention and water safety education. Read more

Importance of Lifeguards and Water Safety

James has been a lifeguard for 3 years and spoke to us about the importance of his job. Read more

Rookie Lifeguard receives Good Morning Britain Award

Heather crowned winner of Good Morning Britain’s 1 Million Minutes Young Loneliness Hero Award. Read more

RLSS UK sees name in award-winning author’s book

RLSS UK has seen its name published in a new book written by award-winning author S.J.Bennett. Read more

Izzy celebrates achieving her gold medallion at 12 years old

Izzy would highly recommend the lifesaving training and awards to others: “You get to have loads of fun in the water, whilst learning essential lifesaving skills”. Read more

WRET training at Runswick Bay to support Don’t Drink and Drown

The water rescue equipment training (WRET) targeted those who are located near places where there is a potential drowning risk. The training formed part of the RLSS UK’s national campaign – Don’t Drink and Drown. Read more

WRET training delivered at Tattershall Lakes for Don't Drink and Drown

As part of RLSS UK’s Don’t Drink and Drown campaign water rescue equipment training (WRET) was delivered at Tattershall Lakes on behalf of UK Water Parks. Read more

Manchester’s bars and nightclubs receive training for Don’t Drink and Drown

Charlie Pope, 19, drowned in Manchester in 2018 after going missing during a night out with friends. Read more

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service spread Don’t Drink and Drown message

Serving Firefighter and Crew Manager Dave Irwin tragically lost his son, Ross, in December 2016 aged just 22 years old after he had been on a Christmas night out with friends. Read more