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

5.24pm 28 July 2022
8.46pm 19 July 2022
1.02pm 18 July 2022
7.50pm 16 July 2022
9.59pm 15 July 2022
4.23pm 6 July 2022
5.38pm 3 July 2022
5.00pm 28 June 2022
5.37pm 15 June 2022
4.58pm 25 May 2022
1.11pm 23 May 2022
9.35pm 17 May 2022
8.20pm 15 May 2022
1.48pm 12 May 2022
12.10pm 8 May 2022
9.35pm 25 April 2022
7.24pm 22 April 2022
6.59pm 17 April 2022
5.00pm 20 March 2022
6.08pm 16 March 2022

Today's weather

24°C Sunshine
Min: 13°C Max: 24°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 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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Article Fishing Safety
Man raises over £10,000 for the RNLI in memory of son through cycle challenge
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