Fowey Lifeboat Station

Fowey Lifeboat Station

Situated in the attractive Fowey estuary, the lifeboat station has been operating for nearly 150 years and the crews have been presented with 14 awards for gallantry. Today’s station has an all-weather Trent class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fowey Lifeboat Station

12.46pm 24 November 2017
7.22pm 12 November 2017
7.16pm 12 November 2017
2.05pm 27 October 2017
1.46pm 4 October 2017
3.55pm 30 August 2017
4.32pm 28 August 2017
12.12pm 24 August 2017
6.52am 22 August 2017
9.07pm 12 August 2017
6.03pm 12 August 2017
3.20pm 7 August 2017
1.31pm 5 August 2017
5.10pm 4 August 2017
2.02pm 31 July 2017
11.46am 26 July 2017
5.40pm 24 July 2017
1.38pm 22 July 2017
4.45pm 18 July 2017
8.26pm 14 July 2017

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 5°C
Max: 10°C
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Next tide

Sun 17 Dec
High: 4:26am 6.6m
Low: 10:48am 1.5m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Fowey Lifeboat Station
RNLI Boathouse
Passage Street
Fowey
Cornwall
PL23 1DE

Station phone number

01726 832156

Accessibility

Disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Carl Gudmunsen or Jonathan Pritchar

Visitor contact phone number

01726 832156

Shop hours

March–December
Monday–Sunday 10.30am–4pm

Shop phone number

01726 832213

Connect with us

Website

News and media from Fowey Lifeboat Station

Plymouth lifeboat and volunteer crew launch twice in 24 hours to fishing vessels
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Article Rescues
Plymouth lifeboat and volunteer crew launch twice in 24 hours to fishing vessels
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Both Fowey RNLI lifeboats taken at top speed to a man struggling on rocks
Article Rescues
Both Fowey RNLI lifeboats taken at top speed to a man struggling on rocks
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Falmouth and Fowey RNLI launch to reports of explosion onboard vessel
Article Rescues
Falmouth and Fowey RNLI launch to reports of explosion onboard vessel
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Fowey RNLI crew say farewell and thank you to relief lifeboat Corinne Whitely
Article Lifeboats
Fowey RNLI crew say farewell and thank you to relief lifeboat Corinne Whitely
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