Summer Safety Tips: Bilge Pumps & Switches

Summer is finally here! Before you head back out into the water, here are some important safety tips to keep in mind… Part 8: Bilge Pump and Switches Bilge pumps and switches are extremely important for boat safety. The bilge removes water from your boat, the bilge pump will then draw the water out. Without a working bilge pump your …

Multi-Agency Exercise 25/06/2022

A great multiagency exercise coordinated by Cross Jobourg assisted by Jersey Coastguard with lifeboats from Goury, Dielette, Barneville Carteret and the JLA. The Dragon 50 helicopter was also due to partake but was called out on an emergency. Extremely beneficial to all in locating casualties and the first aid that followed from all crews. Thanks to our crew and also …

Charity Stall 02/07/2022

Once again, our dedicated (and lovely) fundraising team will be out braving the elements again, to raise much needed funds for your independent lifeboat service. Come and see us on our JLA stall, which will be packed full of goodies for you. We’ve also got a lot of new stock for you to take a look at! We’ll be in …

Spring Safety Tips: Batteries & Fluids

Summer is almost here! Before you head back out into the water, here are some important safety tips to keep in mind… Part 7: Batteries & Fluids Check your batteries The colder weather and lack of use can be the Achilles heel of any battery system, causing it to lose its charge. Test your batteries before heading out on the …

Spring Safety Tips: Check your anodes

The weather is moving through spring, towards summer. Before you head back out into the water, here are some important safety tips to keep in mind… Part 6: Check Your Anodes Checking for damaged anodes is an essential part of boat maintenance. Known also as sacrificial anodes, these replaceable parts protect the more expensive metal components of your boat from …

Spring Safety Tips: General Boat Checks

The weather is moving through spring, towards summer. Before you head back out into the water, here are some important safety tips to keep in mind. Part 5: General Boat Checks Before starting your boat there are some important checks you should carry out to ensure everything is in working order: Clamps & Bolts Ensure that the engine mountings are …

Boat Show Stall

Our stall will be in attendance at the 2022 Jersey Boat Show.

 Please swing by to say “hi” and see what we have for you. We are stall 15 on the New North Quay, and we will be there from: Friday: 1pm until 8pm Saturday: 10am to 6pm Sunday: 10am to 5pm See you there!! #JerseyBoatShow #JerseyLifeboats #JerseyCharity

Join us as a fundraiser

Do you have some time to spare to help a great cause? If you have a few hours a month to spare, how would you like to join our friendly fundraising team? We’re always on the look out for fresh faces to help man our stalls, come up with new fundraising ideas and help implement them. If you would like …

JIMF stall

We’re really pleased to see that the Jersey International Motoring Festival is back for 2022, and we are excited to say that we will have a stall this year. Please make sure you swing by and say “hi” to the girls (and boys) on the stall. The Jersey International Motor Festival is due to take place between 2nd and 5th …

Spring Safety Tips: Steering Rudders & Anti-Foul

The weather is moving through spring, towards summer. Before you head back out into the water, here are some important safety tips to keep in mind… Steering Rudders The rudder is one of the most important parts of your boat, and rudder failure is a common problem on neglected or over-worked boats. It is not only very unpleasant, but also …