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

4.09pm 29 June 2022
8.47am 20 June 2022
9.09am 19 June 2022
6.41pm 18 June 2022
6.24pm 18 June 2022
6.29pm 14 June 2022
12.02am 10 June 2022
12.00am 10 June 2022
12.00am 10 June 2022
7.28pm 8 June 2022
7.27pm 8 June 2022
4.04pm 6 June 2022
5.17pm 5 June 2022
7.58am 4 June 2022
3.15pm 3 June 2022
1.22am 3 June 2022
4.53pm 2 June 2022
4.47pm 2 June 2022
9.37pm 29 May 2022
5.58pm 29 May 2022

Today's weather

19°C Sunshine
Min: 11°C Max: 19°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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