A local historian is seeking help to piece together details of a fishing tragedy that claimed the lives of two men - and led to Aberdeen getting its first lifeboat.
As a north-east coxswain, Vic Sutherland is used to shouldering the responsibility of managing a volunteer crew during high-stakes rescues.
Oban lifeboat launched this morning to assist an unwell patient from Lismore.
A lifeboat crew faced 45mph winds and 20ft swell as they rescued a fishing vessel.
A generous cheque for £20,000 is being split between Kyle of Lochalsh and Portree Lifeboat Stations.
Emergency services are battling rough conditions to aid a fishing vessel taking on water.
A north-east student has created the "best film archive of any town in Scotland" after unearthing and chronicling a remarkable variety of historic footage of Fraserburgh.
How medicine student from Skye juggles full-time study with being a double volunteer as an RNLI crew member
For some people, one emergency pager just isn’t enough.
New Year’s Day dippers shook off their hangovers by braving the icy waters of the Firth of Forth.
A record number of hardy people leapt from Fraserburgh lifeboat to braved the four degree North Sea in aid of the RNLI today.
A lifeboat volunteer had her wedding blessing interrupted after she was called out to an emergency during the celebrations.
Tobermoray RNLI volunteer crew member Rose Skelton and her wife Nomi Stone had their marriage blessed on the Severn class lifeboat on Saturday.
It will be 50 years next month since a terrible lifeboat disaster cast a veil of sorrow over a north east town.
When young Keiran Reid lost his dad in a fishing tragedy, he became a star fundraiser for the local sea rescue teams.
VIDEO: Is a photo worth it? Footage shows potential dangers of taking photographs at seafront in bad weather
The RNLI team in Lerwick has issued a reminder to people of the dangers of taking photographs too close to the seafront.
The RNLI has launched a call for more volunteers as it emerged the charity's volunteer crews are 600% busier than they were in 1979.
More than 150 people gathered on the shore as Fraserburgh RNLI lifeboat delivered a special passenger to the north-east.
A rescue operation has been launched after reports of an aircraft crash off the North Wales coast.
Two men aboard a vessel were rescued by lifeboat volunteers after a power loss left them drifting toward oil rigs in the Cromarty Firth.
A small fishing vessel was rescued this morning after running aground off the Caithness coast.
Members of the Oban lifeboat crew have been honoured for their service to the RNLI station.
Four miles wide and eight miles long, Barra is like the Western Isles in miniature.
Two passengers who had to be airlifted to safety after their pleasure boat ploughed into rocks sparked a second emergency by trying to return to the stricken vessel.
Lives at sea will be saved faster and with less risk off the north-east coast thanks to a new £214,000 lifeboat.
Relief as north-east lifeboat returns to full service five months after being docked amid staff bust-up
A north-east lifeboat will return to full service five months after being taken out of action amid a row between the crew.
The emergency services were called to a stretch of the River Spey in Moray yesterday amid reports that a body was spotted on an island.
The journey began in Aberdeen with a crew of mostly young men hoping they might secure a Christmas bonus for their loved ones.
A kite-surfer who was the subject of a major search and rescue effort yesterday has been traced safe and well.
Oban RNLI Lifeboat's fundraisers have collected their first £1,000 raised by Betty's Pots.
Portree lifeboat has been launched this evening to transport medics to Raasay.
A kayaker who capsized in their vessel earlier today was rescued by others in the water.
Volunteers from the Thurso RNLI crew will appear on TV tomorrow as part of the series Saving Lives at Sea.