Two emergency call outs on Wednesday meant one vilunteer at Oban Lifeboat Station reached his 500th shout.
A hawk in London has the RNLI to thank after running into trouble in the River Thames.
“Stupid, irresponsible and cruel” vandals who cut the rope of a lifebelt and prevented the early rescue of a group of five teenage girls “clearly never thought it could be used to save the life of their own family”, a rowing team coach has said.
A university student has been inspired by her brothers to swim across the English Channel to raise money for the RNLI.
Five teenagers were rescued from the River Dee after their rowing boat capsized.
A hobby fisherman was told he is "lucky" to survive after his rubber dinghy capsized in the Moray Firth as he went to check on his creel pots.
Three members of an RNLI lifeboat crew have been honoured for their combined 85 years of service.
A lifeboat has been launched from Fraserburgh Harbour after a flare was spotted.
A group of lifesaving volunteers are to endure freezing temperatures this weekend as they take on the 14th edition of the Strathpuffer 24.
The Eastgate Centre in Inverness has hailed the generosity of shoppers over the festive period after announcing an impressive tally exceeding £51,000 has been raised to aid local causes.
The Coastguard Operations Centre in Stornoway has today been aiding two broken down vessels off Iona and Benbecula.
A puppy has died after being swept into water in strong winds.
Hundreds saw in the New Year in intrepid fashion yesterday, braving the icy waters of the North Sea to raise money for charity.
Fears have been raised that Coastguard cutbacks are putting “lives in danger” around the coasts of the north and north-east.
A lifeboat crew in the west of Scotland have raised more than £1,000 to help them stay afloat in the New Year.
A Skye teenager on-call with the RNLI over Christmas was celebrating yesterday after successfully navigating her first real shout.
Swimmers donned their trunks, suits and reindeer antlers and plunged into Fraserburgh Harbour yesterday to help raise money for the local RNLI crew.
Navigation on the high seas can be tricky at the best of times, but the crew at Oban Lifeboat Station utilised their navigational aids at the weekend to spread festive joy and cheer.
A Skye teenager is has taken on some extra responsibility this festive season - and one that could put her Christmas dinner in jeopardy.
Aberdeen's all-weather lifeboat was launched this afternoon to help a harbour worker who had been injured on a cargo ship.
An RNLI lifeboat has been dispatched this afternoon after a man was injured on a vessel just off the coast of Aberdeen. Coastguard and lifeboat teams were sent out to the incident shortly after noon. It is understood the man was injured on a freight vessel. More to follow.
A man found dead in a burn beside Carnoustie's famous golf course was a serving police officer, force bosses said today.
Father Christmas braved the stormy weather at the weekend as he made a cruised into Stonehaven for an annual fundraiser.
RNLI lifeboat crews are working along the Moray coast after their assistance was requested by police.
A sheepdog that was lost and feared dead after plunging 20ft from the side of a cliff was rescued by coastguard crews armed with dog biscuits.
A north-east coxswain and his daughters are calling on others to line-up alongside them this Boxing Day and brave a leap into the chilly North Sea.
A devoted husband whose wife died last year has completed an NC500 charity run in a 50-year-old car in aid of the RNLI.
The coxswain of Wick lifeboat is to bow out of service after serving in the role for the past 18 years.
Orkney teenager becomes a fourth generation lifesaver as she takes part in her first emergency call-out with the RNLI
For the past 140 years, Stella Kirkpatrick’s family have been risking and ultimately sacrificing their lives to save others from the dangerous waters around Orkney.
The lifeboat crew from Invergordon were paged earlier today to the Moray Firth after the Coastguard received a mayday call from a vessel earlier this afternoon.
Kyle of Lochalsh RNLI's volunteer crew were called to assist a yacht in difficulty after its steering was disabled due to bad weather.
Coastguard teams dealt with an incident off the north-east coast this morning.