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Plymouth's lifeboats on the water

Plymouth Lifeboat Station

A busy station based in the Old Custom House at Millbay Marina Village, Plymouth Lifeboat Station has two lifeboats, an all-weather Severn class lifeboat and an Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Plymouth Lifeboat Station

2.41pm 16 May 2022
7.45pm 14 May 2022
8.03pm 7 May 2022
1.26am 30 April 2022
7.26pm 29 April 2022
5.07pm 29 April 2022
5.05pm 29 April 2022
4.23am 29 April 2022
12.07pm 27 April 2022
9.18am 19 April 2022
5.16pm 18 April 2022
6.48pm 17 April 2022
6.09pm 15 April 2022
1.38pm 15 April 2022
3.23pm 9 April 2022
3.19pm 9 April 2022
9.21pm 3 April 2022
1.45pm 2 April 2022
9.59pm 29 March 2022
3.30pm 28 March 2022

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 15°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Plymouth Lifeboat Station
Old Custom House
Custom House Lane

Station phone number

01752 662623

Visiting times

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

Shop phone number

01752 254198

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