Falmouth lifeboat station

Falmouth Lifeboat Station

The current boathouse was opened in 1994 and houses the B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat Robina Nixon Chard. The station is the busiest in Cornwall and also operates a Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Falmouth Lifeboat Station

3.49pm 8 February 2023
4.24pm 31 January 2023
11.19am 21 January 2023
2.27pm 11 January 2023
10.55pm 9 January 2023
5.28pm 7 January 2023
5.22pm 7 January 2023
6.53pm 1 January 2023
10.15am 1 January 2023
9.44am 29 December 2022
12.31pm 27 December 2022
10.16am 24 December 2022
12.44pm 5 December 2022
4.41pm 13 November 2022
11.55am 13 November 2022
1.00pm 12 November 2022
3.28pm 18 October 2022
1.04pm 18 October 2022
12.28am 12 October 2022
1.20pm 6 October 2022

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Falmouth Lifeboat Station
Tinners Walk
Port Pendennis
TR11 3XZ

Station phone number

01326 318375

Email address for enquiries

[email protected]

Station visits

Our team of volunteers provide free guided tours of the lifeboats Tuesday to Friday from 11am until 3pm. These will be available until 28 October. There is no need to book, just go into the lifeboat shop attached to the station. Booked guided group tours may be available all year round. Please use the contact email address to enquire. Please note that tours may not be available due to operational requirements.

Visitor contact phone number

01326 210844

Shop hours

Monday to Friday
10am - 4.00pm

10.00am - 1pm 

Shop phone number

01326 210844

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News and media from Falmouth Lifeboat Station

Falmouth’s Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott and Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat Robina Nixon Chard
Article Rescue
Falmouth RNLI volunteers assist in search for an overdue boat
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Adam West beside Falmouth’s Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott
Article People
Falmouth RNLI volunteer passes final assessment to become a qualified coxswain
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Tina Walker presenting the cheque to Falmouth RNLI Coxswain Jonathon Blakeston and Martin Winters.
Article Fundraising
Helford Passage Regatta’s support for Falmouth RNLI has now raised over £22,000
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