Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat Station

Celebrating nearly 200 years as a lifeboat station, Great Yarmouth and Gorleston has been presented with 58 awards for outstanding rescues. The station carried out the first Medal award service by a Trent class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat Station

11.16pm 12 June 2021
10.06am 9 June 2021
9.32am 9 June 2021
4.06am 7 June 2021
8.26pm 4 June 2021
11.19am 20 May 2021
11.06am 10 May 2021
11.32pm 26 April 2021
6.38pm 16 April 2021
10.30am 30 March 2021
8.43pm 28 March 2021
10.54pm 25 March 2021
6.24am 24 March 2021
6.34pm 3 March 2021
11.00am 23 February 2021
1.16am 30 November 2020
8.49pm 26 November 2020
8.14pm 24 November 2020
4.38pm 15 November 2020
10.06pm 9 November 2020

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 15°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

Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat Station
Riverside Road
NR31 6PU

Station phone number

01493 662508


Parking, disabled parrking, disabled access

Visiting times


Visitor contact

Mr Duffield

Visitor contact phone number

01493 622508

Shop hours



Hub hours


11:30am-3:30pm (weather permitting)

Shop phone number

07785 542791

News and media from Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Lifeboat Station

Article People
Great Yarmouth and Gorleston RNLI celebrate lifeboat crew achievements
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Article Rescue
Six people - and Bella the Dalmation - airlifted from grounded cruiser
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?