Cullercoats Lifeboat Station

Established in 1848, Cullercoats Lifeboat Station has been presented with 7 awards for gallantry. It’s located in the beautiful horseshoe-shaped Cullercoats Bay and operates a B class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Cullercoats Lifeboat Station

4.15pm 1 December 2020
1.16pm 16 November 2020
1.07pm 16 November 2020
12.07pm 16 November 2020
12.16pm 7 November 2020
12.32pm 29 October 2020
12.32pm 29 October 2020
12.25pm 29 October 2020
12.25pm 29 October 2020
12.10pm 29 October 2020
12.10pm 29 October 2020
5.09pm 28 September 2020
10.57am 28 September 2020
12.31pm 22 September 2020
7.03pm 12 September 2020
11.51am 23 August 2020
8.48pm 19 August 2020
7.01pm 17 August 2020
12.55pm 8 August 2020
3.32pm 29 July 2020

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 8°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

Cullercoats Lifeboat Station
Cullercoats Harbour
North Side
North Shields
NE30 4PZ

Visiting times

Sunday mornings or by prior arrangement.

Station phone number

0191 2521820

Shop phone number

0191 2535251

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News and media from Cullercoats Lifeboat Station

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Article Lifeguards
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Article Lifeboats
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Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?