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

10.54am 20 September 2017
7.25pm 15 September 2017
9.33am 7 September 2017
9.29am 7 September 2017
10.48am 30 August 2017
10.08pm 25 August 2017
3.04pm 22 August 2017
1.10pm 22 August 2017
1.17pm 11 August 2017
11.24am 11 August 2017
6.48pm 31 July 2017
1.24pm 31 July 2017
12.00pm 29 July 2017
10.34pm 23 July 2017
1.12pm 9 July 2017
8.41pm 8 July 2017
3.18pm 30 June 2017
10.44am 4 June 2017
7.17pm 29 May 2017
3.57pm 27 May 2017

Today's weather

16°C Overcast
Min: 11°C
Max: 16°C
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Next tide

Thu 21 Sep
High: 5:10pm 5.2m
Low: 11:19pm 0.9m
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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

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Article Sea safety
'Respect the Water' during busiest time of year at north of England coast
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Tynemouth RNLI Lifeboat Day 2017
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Article Fundraising
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Cullercoats RNLI teams work together on mass casualty training exercise
RNLI volunteer crews from Cullercoats and Tynemouth work with RNLI lifeguards and local coastguard units on a joint training exercise which tested their skills with a multiple casualty scenario. 8 persons were all accounted for after their speedboat 'capsized'.
Video Crew training
Cullercoats RNLI teams work together on mass casualty training exercise
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