RNLI Salcombe Lifeboat Station

Salcombe Lifeboat Station

Salcombe Lifeboat Station was established in 1869 and its crews have received 18 awards for gallantry. Today it operates an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat and a Tamar class all-weather lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Salcombe Lifeboat Station

2.44pm 28 September 2020
9.29am 20 September 2020
5.54pm 14 September 2020
3.11pm 7 September 2020
3.11pm 7 September 2020
11.51am 7 September 2020
10.56am 7 September 2020
10.50am 7 September 2020
2.18pm 4 September 2020
2.43pm 3 September 2020
3.02pm 28 August 2020
1.26pm 23 August 2020
1.26pm 23 August 2020
2.35pm 20 August 2020
1.22pm 18 August 2020
5.48pm 17 August 2020
12.49pm 16 August 2020
6.34am 13 August 2020
9.01pm 8 August 2020
8.42pm 3 August 2020

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 16°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

Salcombe Lifeboat Station
Union Street
Salcombe
Devon
TQ8 8BZ

Station phone number

01548 842158

Accessibility

No parking available at the Lifeboat Station

Visitor times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit.

News and media from Salcombe Lifeboat Station

Local business supports RNLI Salcombe
Article Fundraising
Local business supports RNLI Salcombe
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Lizard Lifeboat Coxswain retires after 35 years’ service to the RNLI
Article Lifeboats
Lizard Lifeboat Coxswain retires after 35 years’ service to the RNLI
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New stats reveal south west RNLI volunteers are busier than ever over Christmas
Article People
New stats reveal south west RNLI volunteers are busier than ever over Christmas
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Salcombe RNLI celebrate 150 years of lifesaving
Article Heritage
Salcombe RNLI celebrate 150 years of lifesaving
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