RNLI Weston-Super-Mare Lifeboat

Weston-super-Mare Lifeboat Station

Now operating two inshore lifeboats in the Severn estuary, Weston-super-Mare originally operated the first motor lifeboat to be placed on the Somerset coast. The station has been presented with six awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Weston-super-Mare Lifeboat Station

4.10pm 31 December 2022
1.19am 19 November 2022
3.44pm 13 November 2022
3.19pm 23 October 2022
7.34am 16 October 2022
3.13pm 25 September 2022
4.03am 15 September 2022
8.26pm 11 September 2022
4.15pm 10 September 2022
8.28am 10 September 2022
6.27pm 3 September 2022
9.09pm 27 August 2022
10.41am 21 August 2022
12.43am 14 August 2022
9.47am 13 August 2022
8.12am 12 August 2022
12.15am 11 August 2022
7.23pm 8 August 2022
5.24pm 28 July 2022
8.46pm 19 July 2022

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 2°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Weston-super-Mare RNLI
Knightstone Boathouse
Knightstone Road
BS23 2BE

Station phone number

01934 613912 (unmanned)

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

Visitor contact

Charlie Conroy

Visitor contact phone number


Shop phone number

01934 412767

Shop hours

November to February - Daily - 11am to 2pm
March to October - Daily - 10am to 4pm

News and media from Weston-super-Mare Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Christmas on call for Somerset RNLI volunteers
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Article Sea safety
£1700 raised at RNLI Weston-super-Mare Open Day
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The A75 in front
Article Lifeboats
Last Atlantic 75 lifeboat in the south west retires after saving lives at sea
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