RNLI Bude Lifeboat Station

Bude Lifeboat Station

Established in 1837, Bude Lifeboat Station is situated in north Cornwall, where rocky coastline and rough surf have resulted in many call outs. Since 2001, the station has operated from Summerleaze Beach.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Bude Lifeboat Station

8.15pm 23 April 2017
3.22pm 12 February 2017
1.05pm 18 August 2016
12.09pm 10 August 2016
12.03pm 10 August 2016
1.07pm 4 August 2016
7.19pm 24 July 2016
2.07pm 6 July 2016

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 12°C
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Next tide

Sun 30 Apr
High: 9:09am 7.6m
Low: 3:28pm 1.5m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Bude Lifeboat Station
Summerleaze Beach Car Park
Bude
Cornwall
EX23 8HN

Station phone number

01288 352971

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Shop phone number

01288 359734

Visitor contact phone number

01288 359734

News and media from Bude Lifeboat Station

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RNLI lifeguards rescue fisherman who jumped from burning boat
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Article Lifeboats
RNLI lifeguards rescue fisherman who jumped from burning boat
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