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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fowey Lifeboat Station

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
8.54pm 18 May 2017
3.26pm 13 May 2017
9.51am 29 April 2017
6.31pm 16 April 2017
4.23pm 8 April 2017
10.45am 11 March 2017
11.06am 3 March 2017
9.19am 11 January 2017
12.02pm 5 January 2017

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 14°C
Max: 18°C
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Next tide

Sat 19 Aug
High: 4:07pm 6.4m
Low: 10:42pm 1.3m
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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

Fowey RNLI lifeboat volunteers launch to swimmer in distress
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Fowey RNLI lifeboat volunteers launch to swimmer in distress
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Fowey celebrate their involvement with the RNLI
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Fowey celebrate their involvement with the RNLI
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Fowey RNLI rescue injured lone yachtsman and his dog
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Fowey RNLI rescue injured lone yachtsman and his dog
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Fowey RNLI volunteers respond to three shouts during busy weekend
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Article Rescues
Fowey RNLI volunteers respond to three shouts during busy weekend
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