RNLI Cullercoats Lifeboat Station

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

2.01pm 26 February 2021
1.29am 25 February 2021
5.19pm 22 February 2021
3.07pm 13 February 2021
4.35am 3 January 2021
8.51am 13 December 2020
9.31pm 8 December 2020
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

Today's weather

10°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 10°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

Article Fundraising
Famous Cullercoats rescue prompts generous donation 160 years on
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Article Fundraising
Cullercoats Brewery nearing huge milestone as donations ‘pour’ in for RNLI
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Article Beach safety
Queen’s Birthday Honour for Cullercoats safety officer
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Article Lifeguards
Cullercoats RNLI assist grounded vessel
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Bring hope, even on the darkest days

Coronavirus has delayed crucial crew training and lifeboat maintenance. A kind donation from you could help keep our crews safe and ready to rescue. Will you give us hope this spring?