Lifeboat Station Project: exhibition shows the people who save lives at sea

© Jack Lowe (Image credit: Jack Lowe)

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) are a vital part of coastal life in Britain and Ireland. Patrolling around 19,000 miles of coastline, with a total fleet compliment of over 400 lifeboats, the RNLI team provide essential safety support on our beaches and around inland waterways. 

In celebration of the rich history of the RNLI, a new exhibition displays the work of the Beken family - dedicated maritime photographers, working from the early 20th Century - as well as the present day photographs of Jack Lowe, taken as part of his extraordinary Lifeboat Station project.

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