Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Over the last 148 years lifeboats have been stationed at both Staithes and Runswick and the crews have been presented with nine awards for gallantry. Today’s inshore lifeboat is located in the small fishing village of Staithes.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

12.36pm 5 September 2017
1.08pm 18 August 2017
11.40am 13 August 2017
2.19pm 5 August 2017
12.50pm 1 August 2017
3.29pm 7 July 2017
6.33pm 2 July 2017
6.16pm 30 June 2017
5.20pm 11 April 2017
7.26pm 21 February 2017
10.47pm 12 December 2016
6.25pm 3 December 2016
12.17pm 10 November 2016
6.02pm 18 October 2016
6.14pm 22 September 2016
5.37pm 14 September 2016
8.09pm 28 August 2016
7.47pm 10 July 2016
7.46pm 10 July 2016
6.45pm 3 July 2016

Today's weather

17°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C
Max: 17°C
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Next tide

Wed 20 Sep
High: 5:04pm 5.7m
Low: 11:14pm 1.1m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station
Cowbar
Staithes
North Yorkshire
TS13 5BY

Station phone number

01947 840001

Visiting times

10am–4pm daily
Don't miss: crew training - Summer 6pm Monday, Winter 10am Sunday

Visitor contact

David Porritt

Visitor contact phone number

01947 840141

Shop hours

Easter–Christmas
Monday–Sunday

Shop phone number

01947 840587

News and media from Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Fishing party rescued from North Sea by Staithes and Runswick RNLI
Lifeboat in harbour with village background
Article Fishing Safety
Fishing party rescued from North Sea by Staithes and Runswick RNLI
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Bumper result at Staithes and Runswick RNLI's Lifeboat Weekend
Article Rescues
Bumper result at Staithes and Runswick RNLI's Lifeboat Weekend
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Staithes RNLI party interrupted by 999 call
Staithes' new lifeboat Sheila & Dennis Tongue III at sea
Article Sea safety
Staithes RNLI party interrupted by 999 call
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Staithes RNLI pull off high speed rescue
Three crew members on lifeboat
Article Sea safety
Staithes RNLI pull off high speed rescue
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