Padstow Lifeboat Station

Padstow Lifeboat Station

The new lifeboat station at Padstow was completed in July 2006 and the new Tamar Lifeboat Spirit of Padstow was placed on service shortly after. The station was officially opened by RNLI Chairman, Sir Jock Slater in September 2006.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Padstow Lifeboat Station

11.45am 8 April 2021
10.00am 6 April 2021
2.59pm 27 February 2021
4.17pm 12 November 2020
11.57am 19 October 2020
9.29am 14 September 2020
2.12pm 30 August 2020
9.32pm 26 August 2020
10.33pm 12 August 2020
7.26pm 8 August 2020
9.18pm 4 August 2020
6.45pm 4 August 2020
11.38am 4 August 2020
12.21pm 2 August 2020
7.43pm 31 July 2020
7.02pm 30 July 2020
6.25pm 20 July 2020
10.15pm 26 June 2020
1.18pm 25 May 2020
4.40am 22 February 2020

Today's weather

11°C Cloudy
Min: 5°C Max: 11°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

Padstow Lifeboat Station
Trevose Head
Mother Iveys Bay
PL28 8SL

Station phone number

01841 520667



Visiting times

10am-4pm weekdays

Caution: The access to Padstow station is limited due to the steep 101 steps down a cliff.

Visitor contact

Please call the station directly.

Visitor contact phone number

01841 520667

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