MPs support Royal Life Saving Society UK’s Drowning Prevention Week.

This week the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) brought its annual Drowning Prevention Week campaign to Westminster. Read more

The crisis facing our swimming pools – why more people could drown

The energy crisis is hurting swimming pool operators up and down the country, with many fearing for their future, seriously impacting their ability to help their community enjoy water safely. Soaring fuel costs could herald a reduction in pool programmes and even threaten the closure of much loved and needed community pools. Read more

Skills put to test on walk to work

Will Parker, a qualified lifeguard, and Amy Owens, a health and fitness coach, were on their commutes to and from work in Worcester when their lifesaving training was called upon. Read more

We’re attending Elevate!

We are attending Elevate 2022 on Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 June at ExCeL London. Read more

Helen is breaking down barriers again!

Helen Bull became the UK’s first wheelchair-user to qualify as an Open Water Lifeguard (OWL). Read more

RLSS UK launches Platinum Jubilee Medallion in honour of Queen

To celebrate the Queen’s 70 years of service, the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) has developed the Platinum Jubilee Medallion in celebration of Her Majesty’s historic reign. Read more

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