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very moving , it gives understanding , inner peace and thought - it makes you think of those whom... read more

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Incredibly and massively striking fit for heroes

A glowing and breathlessly dynamic artwork to celebrate the lives and selfless highly-skilled... read more

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Richard P
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Remembering past sacrifice to inspire future generations. Many brave and selfless RNLI volunteers are remembered proudly in their local communities. However, the RNLI memorial sculpture in Poole is the only place where each and every one of them is...more
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Reviewed yesterday

very moving , it gives understanding , inner peace and thought - it makes you think of those whom are lost at sea and them whom are rescued , the brave souls that risk there life to save others

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A glowing and breathlessly dynamic artwork to celebrate the lives and selfless highly-skilled heroism of our RNLI crews ready to be risking all to save others' lives. Those wonderful people must all be rockingly potty ... but thank God for them and their undoubted craziness....More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the tour around the college to see how lifeboat crews get trained and where this takes place. We started with a breakfast in the restaurant first, very nice, friendly and helpful staff. Food was good too. Learnt a lot during the tour that we...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Located in West Quay Road near the RNLI College and Sea Survival Centre, a modern sculpture depicting a rescuer reaching out his hand to a person in trouble. Don't forget to look at the rear of the sculpture where all those RNLI Volunteers who have...More

Thank tonechris85
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

This sculpture is stunning, and leaves you in no doubt what the RNLI is all about....people who care! To read those names engraved on the plinth is a humbling experience, and fills you with admiration for these brave volunteers! Respect!

Thank Haddonite
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Wife and I had been on the RNLI College tour and stopped to look at this a bit closer on our way out after learning that the name of every lifeboat crew member that has been lost at sea is recorded around the base. Even...More

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A very evocative sculpture listing those who gave their lives to save others. The sculpture is best viewed fro the road opposite but get up close to read the names.

Thank teh34
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Excellent very relevant to the RNLI of Poole, and, the RNLI throughout the country, it show what brilliant work they do

Thank Marion C
Reviewed 23 July 2018

a lovely memorial to visit, beautifully crafted and worth a visit to remember those that lost their lives

Thank Sarah16072013
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is of my favourite sculptures in the world. Beautiful design, moving inscription ... Needs to be seen and appreciated ... Stunning

Thank Karen L
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