Two Looe lifeboats at sea

Looe Lifeboat Station

Established in 1866 and operating from a prime location on Looe’s seafront, Looe lifeboat station is home to two inshore lifeboats, an Atlantic 85 and D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Looe Lifeboat Station

3.42pm 17 September 2020
3.42pm 17 September 2020
1.16pm 11 September 2020
7.13pm 2 September 2020
7.19pm 27 August 2020
4.17pm 19 August 2020
4.17pm 19 August 2020
5.07pm 5 August 2020
5.00pm 5 August 2020
7.30pm 25 July 2020
12.50pm 14 July 2020
4.51pm 25 June 2020
5.01pm 22 June 2020
5.01pm 22 June 2020
6.42pm 20 June 2020
6.46pm 13 June 2020
6.12pm 10 June 2020
5.18pm 9 June 2020
5.18pm 9 June 2020
10.28am 6 June 2020

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 10°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

Looe Lifeboat Station
Albatross Boathouse
Seafront
East Looe 
CornwallPL13 1BX

Station phone number

01503 265072

Visiting information

Subject to operational requirements and volunteer availability, our boathouse is open to the public daily 11am-4pm between Easter to October half term.

School and group visits can be arranged through our Education and visits team. Please complete our visit requests form http://looelifeboats.co.uk/groupvisits.html.

Parking

No parking available at the station, please use the public car parks.

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