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

1.34pm 13 November 2017
12.19pm 13 November 2017
2.38pm 11 November 2017
11.06am 11 November 2017
5.27pm 3 November 2017
10.57am 1 November 2017
11.47pm 28 October 2017
11.19am 15 October 2017
8.55pm 25 September 2017
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

Today's weather

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Next tide

Tue 21 Nov
Low: 11:14pm 1.2m
High: 5:18am 4.7m
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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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