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

5.26pm 17 August 2019
4.41pm 3 August 2019
9.38am 2 August 2019
6.19am 1 August 2019
4.41pm 29 July 2019
12.49pm 27 July 2019
9.29pm 24 July 2019
2.45pm 23 July 2019
10.20am 20 July 2019
10.07pm 10 July 2019
5.19pm 5 July 2019
9.18pm 1 July 2019
12.44pm 30 June 2019
2.55pm 29 June 2019
3.16pm 24 June 2019
3.16pm 24 June 2019
5.13am 17 May 2019
5.09am 17 May 2019
8.01pm 6 May 2019
9.35pm 2 May 2019

Today's weather

19°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C Max: 19°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

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

Station phone number

01934 613912 (unmanned)

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Chris Cox

Visitor contact phone number

07814670101

Shop phone number

01934 412767

Shop hours

April-October (weather permitting)
Monday-Sunday
10am-4pm

November
Saturday-Sunday
10am-4pm

News and media from Weston-super-Mare Lifeboat Station

The volunteers of Weston RNLI and Penarth RNLI work together to save two yachts
The yahct without steerage way being approached by the lifeboat
Article Rescue
The volunteers of Weston RNLI and Penarth RNLI work together to save two yachts
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A successful open day for the RNLI Weston-super-Mare volunteer crew raises £4100
Article Fundraising
A successful open day for the RNLI Weston-super-Mare volunteer crew raises £4100
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The volunteers of Weston RNLI dedicate a new lifeboat
Jenny Beaumont who presented the lifeboat names it and pours champagne
Article People
The volunteers of Weston RNLI dedicate a new lifeboat
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Weston-super-Mare RNLI Volunteers meet French Naval crew in the Bristol Channel
Article International
Weston-super-Mare RNLI Volunteers meet French Naval crew in the Bristol Channel
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