Falmouth lifeboat station

Falmouth Lifeboat Station

The current boathouse was opened in 1994 and houses the B class Atlantic 75 inshore lifeboat Eve Pank. 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

6.21pm 17 April 2021
2.02pm 15 April 2021
2.02pm 15 April 2021
10.18pm 23 March 2021
12.09pm 21 March 2021
11.00pm 4 March 2021
8.54am 4 March 2021
4.50pm 3 March 2021
9.35am 23 February 2021
2.12am 19 February 2021
2.03am 19 February 2021
2.03am 19 February 2021
2.53pm 16 February 2021
9.47am 13 February 2021
4.01pm 19 January 2021
4.02pm 11 January 2021
5.59pm 6 January 2021
2.05pm 3 January 2021
5.35pm 2 January 2021
4.33pm 31 December 2020

Today's weather

10°C Cloudy
Min: 5°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

Falmouth Lifeboat Station
Tinners Walk
Port Pendennis
TR11 3XZ

Station phone number

01326 318375

Visiting times

Easter–31 October
Monday–Friday 11am – 4pm
Saturday 11am – 1pm

Visitor contact phone number

01326 210844

Shop hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday:

10am - 4.00pm

Tuesday: 11.00am - 4.00pm

The shop will be closed from 12.45 - 1.15pm each day for cleaning.

Shop phone number

01326 210844

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