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RNLI Torbay Lifeboats   

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A Short Summary of some RNLI operating statistics for 2015        
Purpose   The RNLI saves lives at sea.
Vision   To end preventable loss of life at sea
Values   Selfless Dependable  
    Trustworthy Courageous  
Headline Figures for 2014   Total Rescued by lifeboats 8727 23 per day
    Lifeboat launches 8462 (3188 in darkness) 24 per day
    Lives Saved 368  
    This is the Fund Raisers Challenge!    
Money Matters 2014        
Running costs   149.6 million Average Direct Station Costs (excludes Capital Costs)  
Income all sources   182 million All-weather station 210,000
Surplus   25.8 million Inshore lifeboat station 85,000
Where the money went - 2012     Thames full time station 500,000
Rescue   48.3 million    
Operational maintenance   62.2 million Fleet Costs  
Prevention   5.7 million Lifeguard Inshore Rescue Boat 12,000
Lifeguard Rescue Watercraft 9,000
Generating voluntary income   24.0 million D Class inshore lifeboat 48,000
Governance   0.5 million B Class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat 214,000
Innovation and International   4.0 million Severn Class refit 255,000
      Tamar Class all-weather lifeboat 2.7 million
      Shannon Launch and Recovery Equipment

1.5 million

      Shannon Class all-weather lifeboat

2.1 million

Total Revenue Expenditure   149.6 million    
Total Capital Expenditure   64.7million Crew kit costs  
      Gloves 10
Reserves   10 months Safety helmet 198
      Lifejacket 330
      All Weather Crew (Full Kit)


      Inshore Lifeboat crew kit





Last Edit on 31/12/2017

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Last modified: May 31, 2019