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

11.16am 6 August 2020
12.08am 6 August 2020
2.15am 4 August 2020
6.37pm 28 July 2020
12.14pm 26 July 2020
12.22pm 25 July 2020
12.42pm 22 July 2020
8.53pm 20 July 2020
5.29pm 20 July 2020
1.30am 17 July 2020
1.30am 17 July 2020
1.25am 17 July 2020
8.20pm 13 July 2020
5.35pm 5 July 2020
8.04am 5 July 2020
12.44am 1 July 2020
12.28am 29 June 2020
2.06pm 25 June 2020
1.53am 20 June 2020
5.35pm 7 June 2020

Today's weather

18°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 18°C
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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

David Thompson

Visitor contact phone number

0191 257 0913

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News and media from Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

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