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

12.23am 18 September 2022
1.25am 15 September 2022
1.31am 12 September 2022
8.07am 19 August 2022
10.42pm 13 August 2022
10.42pm 13 August 2022
12.32am 13 August 2022
3.56pm 12 August 2022
3.06pm 6 August 2022
9.34pm 4 August 2022
7.49pm 28 July 2022
11.50am 24 July 2022
1.19pm 18 July 2022
4.24pm 15 July 2022
7.51am 12 July 2022
11.36am 10 July 2022
11.34am 10 July 2022
11.23am 10 July 2022
4.30pm 3 July 2022
1.15pm 3 July 2022

Today's weather

7°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 7°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

James as shown on RNLI Salcombe Crew Group picture
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Congratulations go to RNLI Salcombe Crew member James (Bomber) Marshall.
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RNLI Salcombe Fundraising Crew.
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Casualty returns to say thank you
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