Minehead Lifeboat Station

Minehead Lifeboat Station

Looking out over the broad expanse of the Bristol Channel, Minehead Lifeboat Station has operated from the same boathouse for over 100 years. Today's station has two inshore lifeboats - a B class Atlantic 85 and a D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Minehead Lifeboat Station

5.52pm 25 May 2017
12.14pm 21 May 2017
7.21am 16 May 2017
11.29pm 15 May 2017
11.27pm 15 May 2017
10.02pm 5 May 2017
10.02pm 5 May 2017
2.06pm 20 April 2017
6.52pm 15 April 2017
4.30pm 27 March 2017
12.23pm 27 March 2017
12.40am 20 March 2017
9.39pm 18 March 2017
10.08am 2 January 2017
9.09am 18 December 2016
4.21pm 26 November 2016
4.18pm 26 November 2016
3.23pm 22 November 2016
9.04pm 1 October 2016
11.12am 9 September 2016

Today's weather

20°C Rain
Min: 11°C
Max: 20°C
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Next tide

Sat 27 May
High: 7:50am 9.6m
Low: 1:52pm 0.4m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Minehead Lifeboat Station
Quay West
Minehead
Somerset
TA24 5UN

Station phone number

01643 703388

Accessibility

Disabled access

Visiting times

April-October 11am–5pm daily
Crew training 10am every Sunday

Visitor contact

John Higgie

Visitor contact phone number

01643 706875

Shop hours

April–October
Monday–Sunday
11am–5pm

November–December
Sunday
11am–1pm

Shop phone number

01643 706421

Connect with us

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News and media from Minehead Lifeboat Station

Team effort rescue sinking landing craft
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Team effort rescue sinking landing craft
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Minehead RNLI training exercise with St Athan search and rescue
Video Crew training
Minehead RNLI training exercise with St Athan search and rescue
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Lifeboat volunteers scale cliffs to rescue stranded woman
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Article Rescues
Lifeboat volunteers scale cliffs to rescue stranded woman
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Minehead RNLI lifeboatmen scale cliffs to rescue stranded woman
RNLI placeholder image: a grey background with a darker grey RNLI LIfeboats logo in the centre
Article Rescues
Minehead RNLI lifeboatmen scale cliffs to rescue stranded woman
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