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Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

For over 150 years lifeboats have been stationed at both Staithes and Runswick Bay and the crews have been presented with nine awards for gallantry. Today, Staithes and Runswick's inshore lifeboat is located in the small fishing village of Staithes.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

2.11pm 21 March 2024
2.21pm 24 February 2024
2.20pm 15 December 2023
2.20pm 15 December 2023
1.52am 5 November 2023
4.04pm 29 October 2023
11.57am 30 September 2023
12.13pm 23 August 2023
2.05pm 15 August 2023
12.07pm 15 June 2023
11.53am 14 May 2023
3.13pm 14 January 2023
10.53am 23 December 2022
5.48pm 18 October 2022
11.50pm 17 October 2022
5.38pm 1 September 2022
10.37pm 29 August 2022
2.10pm 14 June 2022
2.31pm 15 May 2022
2.04pm 29 April 2022

Today's weather

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Min: 5°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station
North Yorkshire
TS13 5BY

Station phone number

01947 840001

Visiting times

10am–4pm daily

Don't miss: crew training taking place in winter from 9.00am on Sundays (reverting in Spring to 6.00pm on Mondays)

Visitor contact

Sean Baxter 

Visitor contact phone number

01947 840278

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01947 840587

News and media from Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Article Heritage
A look back to the first Staithes lifeboat as RNLI turns 200 years old
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Article Rescue
Staithes and Runswick RNLI launch to yacht three miles off Staithes
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