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

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
8.45pm 7 April 2022
8.21pm 7 January 2022
10.07am 25 August 2021
11.59am 2 August 2021
1.44pm 6 July 2021
11.11am 16 May 2021
8.20am 9 December 2020
9.17pm 26 October 2020
4.12pm 19 September 2020
8.43am 13 September 2020
1.16pm 26 July 2020

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 11°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 - Summer 6pm Monday, Winter 10am Sunday

Visitor contact

David Porritt

Visitor contact phone number

01947 840141

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01947 840587

News and media from Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Article Fundraising
Hold the turkey and trimmings for dad and daughter at Staithes and Runswick RNLI
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RNLI Lifeboats logo on grey background
Article Sea safety
Staithes and Runswick RNLI Lifeboat launched to assist boat in difficulty
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