RNLI Torbay Lifeboat Station

Torbay Lifeboat Station

For nearly 140 years Torbay Lifeboat Station has operated an all-weather lifeboat and today the station also has an inshore D class lifeboat. The crews have a remarkable history of bravery with 52 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Torbay Lifeboat Station

6.24am 26 November 2022
6.22am 26 November 2022
6.05pm 11 November 2022
10.59am 11 November 2022
7.58pm 7 November 2022
3.50pm 4 November 2022
6.03pm 2 November 2022
6.28pm 31 October 2022
12.33am 27 October 2022
10.53pm 20 October 2022
12.37pm 19 October 2022
1.47pm 12 October 2022
12.31pm 10 October 2022
5.59am 9 October 2022
12.14pm 30 September 2022
4.38am 29 September 2022
4.36am 29 September 2022
8.02am 26 September 2022
3.11pm 18 September 2022
2.47am 10 September 2022

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Torbay Lifeboat Station
Berry Head Road
South Devon

Station phone number

01803 853136


Parking is limited although public car parks are very close by.

Visiting times

Typically between 10am-4pm. Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment. 

Shop hours

Typically between 10am-4pm. Shop opening hours are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment. 

Shop phone number

Shop at Middle Street: 01803 883570
Kiosk at station: 01803 853136 (same as station)

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