RNLI Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

Operating from the historic North Shields Fish Quay, Tynemouth operates a D class inshore lifeboat and a Severn class all-weather lifeboat. The station’s crews have been awarded 22 medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

8.21pm 19 July 2018
6.58pm 18 July 2018
5.41pm 17 July 2018
6.30pm 14 July 2018
5.31pm 7 July 2018
6.03pm 30 June 2018
4.09pm 18 June 2018
12.29pm 16 June 2018
1.12pm 9 June 2018
8.13pm 3 June 2018
2.21pm 24 May 2018
3.36pm 23 May 2018
3.01pm 19 May 2018
2.54pm 19 May 2018
12.55pm 14 May 2018
12.51pm 14 May 2018
6.19pm 9 May 2018
2.38pm 5 May 2018
2.33pm 5 May 2018
1.23pm 28 April 2018

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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Tynemouth Lifeboat Station
Fish Quay
Tynemouth
North Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE30 1JA

Station phone number

0191 257 0913

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Monday-Friday
9am–4pm

Visits outside of these times are welcome by appointment.

Visitor contact

Brian McDonald

Visitor contact phone number

0191 257 0913

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News and media from Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

Tynemouth and Cullercoats RNLI rescue a vessel in distress
Article Sea safety
Tynemouth and Cullercoats RNLI rescue a vessel in distress
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Coastal deaths 2017: RNLI says ‘floating’ saves lives
Article Beach safety
Coastal deaths 2017: RNLI says ‘floating’ saves lives
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Teens saved from drowning by Cullercoats and Tynemouth RNLI lifeboats
19 May 2018 THREE teenagers have been saved from drowning at South Shields in a multi-agency rescue involving Cullercoats and Tynemouth RNLI lifeboats. This Pic: Cullercoats RNLI lifeboat returns to sea after transferring the girl they rescued from drowning to the care of Paramedics.
Article Rescue
Teens saved from drowning by Cullercoats and Tynemouth RNLI lifeboats
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Lifeboat Christening For Baby Harry
29 April 2018 RNLI Lifeboat christening - Harry Thomas Michael Brown is christened on board Tynemouth RNLI station's Severn class all weather lifeboat Spirit of Northumberland by Revd Canon Glyn Evans in front of proud parents Laura and Michael, the Godparents, family and friends, and Michael's fellow RNLI lifeboat crewmembers. Please credit Adrian Don/RNLI
Article Events
Lifeboat Christening For Baby Harry
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