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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

1.32pm 15 April 2024
3.27am 15 April 2024
12.40pm 12 April 2024
1.42am 12 April 2024
3.41pm 7 April 2024
5.40pm 29 March 2024
5.09pm 23 March 2024
5.08pm 23 March 2024
12.43pm 23 March 2024
12.01am 18 March 2024
12.00am 18 March 2024
10.08am 17 March 2024
4.51pm 13 March 2024
7.51am 13 March 2024
8.15pm 12 March 2024
8.28pm 7 March 2024
2.30am 7 March 2024
2.30am 7 March 2024
10.31pm 5 March 2024
9.50am 28 February 2024

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 11°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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