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

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
11.30pm 18 December 2020
2.09pm 3 December 2020
10.52am 26 November 2020
10.03am 24 October 2020
1.07pm 22 October 2020
2.44pm 11 October 2020
5.35pm 10 October 2020
5.35pm 10 October 2020
2.29pm 10 October 2020
2.12pm 10 October 2020
5.57pm 24 September 2020
5.45pm 24 September 2020
7.21pm 20 September 2020
7.09pm 18 September 2020

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 1°C Max: 9°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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News and media from Falmouth Lifeboat Station

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Both Falmouth lifeboats launched twice on Saturday 10 October
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