RNLI Appledore Lifeboat Station

Appledore Lifeboat Station

Situated on the north Devon coast, Appledore Lifeboat Station operates an all-weather Tamar class lifeboat and an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat. Lifeboat crews have been presented with 30 RNLI awards for gallantry and 4 foreign medals.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Appledore Lifeboat Station

5.57pm 30 December 2020
3.42pm 27 December 2020
1.09pm 24 December 2020
1.21pm 29 November 2020
2.57pm 31 October 2020
2.58pm 28 October 2020
1.30pm 12 October 2020
5.00pm 19 September 2020
8.02pm 17 September 2020
8.02pm 17 September 2020
8.02pm 17 September 2020
4.05pm 13 September 2020
11.28pm 2 September 2020
11.28pm 2 September 2020
4.59pm 28 August 2020
12.46pm 26 August 2020
1.01pm 24 August 2020
4.39pm 23 August 2020
6.02pm 20 August 2020
6.24pm 8 August 2020

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 1°C Max: 9°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Jubilee Road
North Devon
EX39 1SB

Station telephone number

01237 473969

Station opening hours

Monday-Friday - 9am-3pm

Saturday - 10.30am-2pm throughout the Summer

Sunday - 11am-3pm from late Spring and throughout the Summer

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News and media from Appledore Lifeboat Station

Article People
New local Coxswain of the RNLI’s largest Lifeboat
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Article Fundraising
Appledore RNLI Fundraising Christmas Raffle raises over £3000
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Article Lifeboats
Medivac casualty returns to Appledore RNLI to thank the volunteer crew.
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Simon Jessop was the first person to complete the 19 mile RNLI Clovelly to Appledore Sponsored Walk
Article Fundraising
Clovelly to Appledore RNLI sponsored walk.
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