We provide specialist emergency services in support of the Police, Fire, and Coastguard authorities in Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Monmouthshire and South Wales.
Lifeboat and rescue boat services are provided on the River Severn from Bridgenorth to Bristol, and in the estuaries of the Rivers Usk and Wye. Boats are based at Newport (Gwent), Beachley (Chepstow), Sharpness, South Gloucester, Tewkesbury, Upton-upon-Severn, and Kidderminster.
SARA also supports the Police in Missing Person searches on land, provides Swift Water & Flood Rescue support to civil authorities on inland waters and nationally at times of flooding, and has the capability to carry out cliff and rockface rescue.
Tel: 0344 846 0226