Newquay Lifeboat Station

Newquay Lifeboat Station

Newquay Lifeboat Station operated an all-weather lifeboat for nearly 80 years until it closed in 1945. The station re-opened again in 1965. The crews have received several awards for gallantry and now operate two inshore lifeboats.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Newquay Lifeboat Station

8.07pm 8 September 2017
8.00pm 7 September 2017
6.55pm 5 September 2017
6.51pm 5 September 2017
3.04pm 4 September 2017
12.09pm 1 September 2017
8.32am 1 September 2017
6.58pm 29 August 2017
8.42pm 28 August 2017
4.22pm 21 August 2017
4.21pm 21 August 2017
4.21pm 21 August 2017
4.21pm 21 August 2017
4.17pm 21 August 2017
7.30pm 15 August 2017
5.39pm 7 August 2017
11.00am 1 August 2017
12.33pm 31 July 2017
10.00pm 29 July 2017
6.51am 29 July 2017

Today's weather

15°C Cloudy
Min: 13°C
Max: 15°C
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Next tide

Wed 20 Sep
Low: 12:06am 0.7m
High: 5:57am 7.1m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Newquay Lifeboat Station
Newquay Harbour
South Quay Hill
Newquay
Cornwall
TR7 1HR

Station phone number

01637 873846

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

May–September
9am–5pm

 

Visitor contact

Gareth Horner

Visitor contact phone number

07785 593230

Shop hours

April - October
Monday - Sunday 10am-4pm

November - December
Weekends only 10am - 4pm

Shop phone number

01637 852496

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News and media from Newquay Lifeboat Station

Children among ten people rescued by Newquay RNLI
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Article Beach safety
Children among ten people rescued by Newquay RNLI
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Newquay RNLI and Porthcothan RNLI lifeguards rescue two families cut off by the
Newquay RNLI volunteers respond in both inshore lifeboats and rescue 9 people, including 5 children, trapped by the rising tide in a small cove near Porthcothan, supported by RNLI lifeguards and Padstow Coastguard.
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Newquay RNLI and Porthcothan RNLI lifeguards rescue two families cut off by the
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Newquay RNLI volunteers assist trapped couple and horse-rider
Lifeboat volunteer assists paramedic treating injured horse-rider
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Newquay RNLI volunteers assist trapped couple and horse-rider
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Newquay RNLI lifeboat volunteers operating in surf during call
Newquay RNLI lifeboat volunteers respond to call involving two people in imminent danger of being swept into the sea after being trapped by the tide below sheer cliffs near Watergate Bay.
Conditions prevented rescue by lifeboat, so the couple were saved by the Coastguard rescue helicopter, with support also provided by Coastguard rescue teams and RNLI lifeguards.
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Newquay RNLI lifeboat volunteers operating in surf during call
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