Penlee Lifeboat Station

Penlee Lifeboat Station

Penlee has a remarkable history of bravery with the lifeboat crews being presented with 44 awards for gallantry during its 200 year history. The station has also witnessed tragedy with nine lifeboat crew losing their lives saving others at sea.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Penlee Lifeboat Station

6.50pm 9 August 2020
6.50pm 9 August 2020
6.29pm 8 August 2020
8.46am 8 August 2020
4.00pm 4 August 2020
4.00pm 4 August 2020
4.55pm 29 July 2020
4.54pm 29 July 2020
5.59pm 23 July 2020
3.47pm 23 July 2020
7.03pm 21 July 2020
6.30pm 20 July 2020
6.25pm 20 July 2020
9.42pm 18 July 2020
9.31pm 18 July 2020
6.02am 11 July 2020
9.30am 19 June 2020
11.08am 11 June 2020
4.05pm 4 June 2020
2.41pm 2 June 2020

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 17°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Penlee Lifeboat Station
Newlyn
Penzance
Cornwall
TR18 5HW

Station phone number

01736 369246

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

Visitor contact

Patrick Harvey

Visitor contact phone number

01736 369246

Shop hours

Monday–Saturday

Shop phone number

01736 351695

Connect with us

Website

News and media from Penlee Lifeboat Station

Penlee lifeboat come to the rescue of distressed deer in the water
Article Rescue
Penlee lifeboat come to the rescue of distressed deer in the water
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RNLI Penlee Lifeboat Station has won the South West social impact awards
Article Events
RNLI Penlee Lifeboat Station has won the South West social impact awards
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Penlee RNLI volunteer crew rescue casualty found clinging to his kayak
Article Sea safety
Penlee RNLI volunteer crew rescue casualty found clinging to his kayak
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Disabled fishing vessel under tow
RNLI logo
Article Rescue
Disabled fishing vessel under tow
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