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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Bude Lifeboat Station

12.57pm 15 October 2017
6.23pm 22 September 2017
1.18pm 21 August 2017
9.29pm 12 August 2017
7.08pm 8 August 2017
4.11pm 4 August 2017
4.57pm 25 July 2017
4.56pm 25 July 2017
5.52pm 16 June 2017
7.32am 29 May 2017
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

10°C Rain
Min: 6°C
Max: 10°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Next tide

Thu 26 Apr
Low: 10.26pm 0.6m
High: 4.27am 2.2m
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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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