Heroic actions with tragic consequences

I read with real sadness this week, of the inquest into the tragic death of 14-year-old Teya Davies. The inquest made clear that in heroically trying to save her friends’ life – she lost her own.Read more

Our Interim CEO Rick Tazzini's Monthly Update (January 2019)

In my initial days as Interim CEO here at RLSS UK, I have had a busy time getting to know more about the valuable lifesaving work undertaken across the UK and Ireland, by our loyal force of Trainers,Members, Volunteers and Staff.  The work each and every one of you do helps to prevent unnecessary loss of life.Read more

A message from newly appointed Trustee Board Youth Advisor

Hello! I’m James and I’m delighted to introduce myself as the new Youth Advisor to the Board of Trustees.Read more

Bridging the Gap

Chris Harper, the RLSS UK’s Youth Advisor to the Management Board, has given us an insight into the Youth Development Officer’s role…Read more

Getting to know your Board of Trustees – Bryan Finlay

What do you do in life outside of RLSS UK? I am a qualified paramedic and currently work for the Scottish Ambulance Service as a regional community resuscitation development manager.Read more

Former Olympian Mark Foster – Why you need a race plan!

When I was competing I would always maintain a good level of fitness, staying in shape, eating healthily and regulating my sleeping pattern.Read more

The Season of Good Cheer – and Good Deeds!

As we race towards the festive season, do keep in mind that there are lots of opportunities to support RLSS UK that don’t involve dipping your hand in your pocket.Read more

Heroes

Survive and Save Role of Honour – The following Lifesavers have achieved the highest achievement in the Survive & Save Programme, the Distinction Award.  This is awarded to those who achieve 3 Gold Level awards within a 24 month period.Read more

Give it Up for Good!

Why not give yourself a bit of extra motivation to give up that bad habit of yours this January?Read more

Give a Tin a Home

Do you have a favourite local shop or business who would be willing to adopt an RLSS UK collection tin?Read more

Taking up the Challenge

We are delighted to introduce Adrian Mills, who has taken up the challenge of running the 26.2 mile course of the London Marathon on Sunday 24 April in order to raise funds for RLSS UK.Read more

Trainer Assessor and lifeguard backed Don’t Drink and Drown Campaign

An RLSS UK lifesaving Trainer Assessor and lifeguard backed the charity’s national Don’t Drink and Drown campaign, urging its importance after his brother lost his life to drowning when he was just 19-years-old.Read more