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

9.13am 8 March 2021
8.54am 4 March 2021
5.23pm 1 March 2021
2.21pm 27 February 2021
2.21pm 27 February 2021
9.34am 12 February 2021
9.34am 12 February 2021
6.41pm 31 January 2021
8.38am 31 January 2021
1.44pm 30 January 2021
1.13pm 13 January 2021
1.04pm 13 January 2021
1.01pm 29 December 2020
2.14pm 22 November 2020
2.14pm 22 November 2020
8.49am 13 November 2020
8.49am 13 November 2020
3.37pm 12 November 2020
2.45pm 30 October 2020
2.45pm 30 October 2020

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 10°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

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

John Warbutton (Visits Officer)

Visitor contact phone number

07841 472542

Shop hours

April - October
Monday - Sunday 10am-4pm

November - December
Weekends only 10am - 4pm

Shop phone number

01637 852496

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