A lifeboat crew have described their relief when they found that a horsebox swamped by the sea on the Holy Island causeway was empty.
A woman who died after getting into difficulty in water off the Isle of Harris has been named by police.
A woman has died after getting into difficulty in water off the Isle of Harris.
The RNLI reacted quickly to rescue a man who was struggling in the River Thames, pulling off the feat underneath Woolwich Pier.
A village is to mark 50 years since a lifeboat disaster which devastated the small community.
A hawk in London has the RNLI to thank after running into trouble in the River Thames.
An Aberdeen-born photographer aiming to create an archived gallery of every lifeboat station in the UK is hosting his biggest exhibition yet.
A north-east lifeboat was launched after a dingy capsized.
A new north-east partnership hopes the creation of a beer will help raise cash to save lives.
A puppy has died after being swept into water in strong winds.
An outstanding 250 people showed up to take part in Stonehaven’s annual New Year’s Nippy Dip in the freezing North Sea waters – one organisers are calling “the biggest one” yet. Here’s a selection of our favourite images from this year’s event.
A north-east dog owner had to be rescued from a harbour after he went into the water to find his lost pet.
More than £65,000 has been raised by swimmers taking part in a north-east harbour's Boxing Day event.
A group of lifesavers based in Aberdeen have been honing their skills thanks to a hi-tech dummy.
A rescuer who has notched up three decades of saving lives has been praised for his commitment.
A north-east woman who helps save lives is once again doing a good turn for others.
A lifeboat was called out to tow a fishing vessel back to harbour after it got into difficulty.
The search for a missing teenager has been widened after police focused their attention on part of river.
A woman was rescued after her car plunged into a north-east harbour.
A charity that saves lives at sea is looking for daring participants to take part in its chilly swimming challenge.
A lifeboat has been called to help a fishing vessel off the coast of a north-east town.
A north-east lifeboatman has been honoured by the Queen in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
An Aberdeen lifeboat veteran who has been involved in more than 634 rescues will receive his MBE at Buckingham Palace this week.
A woman reported missing from her north-east home has been found "safe and well," police have said.
Two lifeboats are carrying out a search of the North Sea after a person was reported missing.
A man has been found dead near a north-east castle.
A woman has died after falling into the sea off the coast of a north-east town.
A man was rescued from a boat in the North Sea seconds before it sank.
A north-east lifeboat crew has appealed for volunteers to sign up.
Lifeboats were launched twice in the space of four hours to two separate incidents in the north-east.