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

8.38pm 6 July 2020
8.38pm 6 July 2020
5.44pm 23 June 2020
4.08pm 22 June 2020
2.58pm 17 June 2020
8.14pm 2 June 2020
1.49pm 30 May 2020
5.53pm 28 May 2020
5.36pm 25 May 2020
4.53pm 25 May 2020
7.20pm 20 May 2020
4.37pm 20 May 2020
8.39am 7 May 2020
3.25pm 4 May 2020
6.42pm 29 April 2020
7.39pm 27 April 2020
9.34pm 26 April 2020
4.29pm 18 April 2020
10.43pm 14 April 2020
10.43pm 14 April 2020

Today's weather

19°C Cloudy
Min: 12°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

Weston RNLI saves three lives and rescues 5 people in one shout
This is the shingle bank which is only visible and dry at low tide
Article Rescue
Weston RNLI saves three lives and rescues 5 people in one shout
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RNLI Crew Rush To Save Swimmer
Casualty safely handed over to HM Coastguard Teams & Ambulance Service
Article Beach safety
RNLI Crew Rush To Save Swimmer
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New stats reveal south west RNLI volunteers are busier than ever over Christmas
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New stats reveal south west RNLI volunteers are busier than ever over Christmas
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Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat launch to sinking yacht
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Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat launch to sinking yacht
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