RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Salcombe Lifeboat Station

10.25am 15 January 2022
3.54pm 28 December 2021
6.35am 14 December 2021
2.59pm 28 November 2021
7.58am 25 November 2021
4.05pm 8 November 2021
11.57am 30 October 2021
9.59am 28 October 2021
7.38pm 27 October 2021
12.04pm 13 October 2021
1.38pm 1 October 2021
11.40pm 21 September 2021
6.06am 6 September 2021
11.02am 3 September 2021
2.06am 2 September 2021
7.15am 28 August 2021
5.12pm 27 August 2021
4.13pm 22 August 2021
6.12pm 16 August 2021
12.05pm 16 August 2021

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 11°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Salcombe Lifeboat Station
Union Street

Station phone number

01548 842158

Station email



No parking available at the Lifeboat Station

Visitor times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit.

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News and media from Salcombe Lifeboat Station

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Horrendous weather conditions keep Salcombe Lifeboat crews busy
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