RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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

10.05am 20 September 2021
4.40am 17 September 2021
4.39am 17 September 2021
4.39am 17 September 2021
3.31pm 14 September 2021
3.31pm 14 September 2021
10.11am 8 September 2021
12.11pm 29 August 2021
12.11pm 29 August 2021
6.16pm 26 August 2021
6.16pm 26 August 2021
6.42pm 17 August 2021
6.42pm 17 August 2021
4.13pm 15 August 2021
4.06pm 15 August 2021
10.09pm 14 August 2021
10.09pm 14 August 2021
9.48pm 14 August 2021
9.48pm 14 August 2021
12.33am 13 August 2021

Today's weather

17°C Cloudy
Min: 12°C Max: 17°C
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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

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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