BBC Interview: Make a Difference Award

Incase you missed it, here’s our very own Chairman talking to the BBC about winning the Make a Difference Award in 2023, and how much it means to us all at the Jersey Lifeboat Association. Listen now Your lives, Your Crew, Your Boat.  

Do you have a spare, dry space?

Do you have a spare, dry space? We’re looking for somewhere to store our merchandise – something like a 12ft by 12ft dry space, but somewhere we can access 7 days a week. Can you help or do you know of someone that could? If so, please contact Mo on 07797 734691, email molevar@hotmail.com or contact us here. PS – …

JLA wins BBC Make A Difference Award

During our Saturday fundraising meeting there was a knock at the door. We all looked at each other bemused, no one was expecting what came next. Darcy and her BBC team entered the room and introduced themselves. Unbeknownst to all of us the JLA had been nominated for a Make a Difference Award. That’s a whole UK award that includes …

Christmas Message

Wishing all of our friends and supporters a very Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year. Looking forward to seeing you all in 2024. We thank you for your support in 2023. Should you wish to make a donation please click here.

Notice of 2023 AGM

Notice is hereby given that an Annual General Meeting of the Jersey Lifeboat Association will be held at at Trinity Parish Hall, Trinity, on 25th September 2023 at 7.30pm. Order of Business Welcome from the Chairman To receive an update in respect of the activities of The Jersey Lifeboat Association To receive and approve the Financial Statements covering the period …

Car Wash Postponed

Unfortunately, we have had to postpone our car wash, which we had intended to host this weekend. Please keep following us and we will announce the new date as soon as it is arranged.

Trailer seeking winter hideaway

Trailer seeking winter hideaway: Can you give it a cozy home? We’re looking for a new indoor winter-home for our shop trailer. Can you help? If so, please contact Mo on 07797 734691, email molevar@hotmail.com or contact us here.

Re-Declaration of the JLA

It is with great pleasure that we can now formally announce that the Jersey Lifeboat Association has now been officially re-declared as a SAR Facility in Jersey. This follows the well-documented freezing of our services in December 2021. The process for the re-declaration has comprised of a 2-part audit process, undertaken by the Jersey Coastguard and with senior members of …

Chairman’s Update

After negotiating with Advocate Cadin in December, Kirsten Morel has been actively helping us work with Ports of Jersey to determine the specific requirements needed for us to resume our role as a SAR (Search and Rescue) asset. Initially, the requirements were unclear, but now we have a scheduled visit from the MCA in the first week of May. We …

Volunteers Required

We need your help! We’re looking for volunteers to join our existing fundraising team and help out with our stalls. Do you have the time to help us? If so, we’d really love to hear from you. You can register your interest online by clicking here, or you can chat to one of the team at any of our stalls. …