Lifeboat crew help passenger vessel taking on water

Lifeboat crew help passenger vessel taking on water

Members of St Ives Lifeboat crew came to the aid of a vessel 15 miles north of the port that was taking on water. The 50ft passenger vessel had two people on board. The All-Weather Lifeboat had been tasked to deal with the call. Two crew members and a salvage pump...
Huge crowds as King and Queen go on seafront walkabout

Huge crowds as King and Queen go on seafront walkabout

Crowds thronged the seafront in St Ives yesterday as King Charles and Queen Camilla paid a visit to the town, to mark the 30th anniversary of Tate St Ives. As Prince Charles, the King officially opened the gallery 30 years ago in June, with builders still micing...
Float to Live: vital advice for safe sea swimming

Float to Live: vital advice for safe sea swimming

The RNLI has launched a major safety campaign for everyone planning to enjoy the coast this summer, with the message: Float to Live. Tina West with RNLI lifeguard Tarryn Brown. Photograph: Jimmy Young Many people do not know what to do if they unexpectedly get into...

St Ives RNLI bids farewell to distinguished crew member

The crew of St Ives RNLI have paid tribute to Scott Perkin, who is stepping down from his voluntary role after 15 years. Left to right: lifeboat operations manager, James Perkin, ScottPerkin, and coxswain, Rob Cocking Scott joined the St Ives RNLI family in 2004,...