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

8.20pm 10 September 2023
4.56pm 7 September 2023
11.06pm 21 August 2023
12.16pm 20 August 2023
5.40pm 17 August 2023
5.16pm 17 August 2023
4.29pm 17 August 2023
10.18am 4 August 2023
4.30pm 29 July 2023
3.34pm 29 July 2023
11.58am 20 July 2023
1.22pm 16 July 2023
1.14pm 16 July 2023
6.55am 9 July 2023
8.39pm 8 July 2023
6.50pm 1 July 2023
6.45pm 1 July 2023
10.25am 16 June 2023
4.32pm 14 June 2023
11.55am 3 June 2023

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 15°C Max: 17°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Salcombe Lifeboat Station
Union Street

Station phone number

01548 842158

Station email

[email protected]


No parking available at the Lifeboat Station

Visitor times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit.

Shop and Museum

From 28 March our Salcombe RNLI Museum and Gift Shop opens for the new season.
Monday - Saturday
10:30am – 3:30pm

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News and media from Salcombe Lifeboat Station

Article People
South West RNLI volunteers on call to save lives this Christmas
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Article Lifeboats
Salcombe RNLI volunteers on call to save lives this Christmas
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Article Fundraising
Final push in RNLI fundraiser’s epic press-up challenge that started in lockdown
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James as shown on RNLI Salcombe Crew Group picture
Article Lifeboats
Congratulations go to RNLI Salcombe Crew member James (Bomber) Marshall.
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