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

9.20pm 17 May 2018
5.12pm 7 May 2018
6.16pm 6 May 2018
4.29pm 1 May 2018
6.06pm 27 April 2018
5.45pm 5 April 2018
6.02pm 17 March 2018
2.01pm 16 March 2018
4.47pm 21 February 2018
7.50pm 20 February 2018
3.29pm 17 February 2018
11.49am 2 February 2018
9.09am 23 December 2017
3.22pm 30 November 2017
7.41pm 13 November 2017
12.45am 1 November 2017
10.58am 16 October 2017
10.46pm 15 October 2017
4.46pm 7 September 2017
3.08pm 1 September 2017

Today's weather

18°C Cloudy
Min: 12°C
Max: 18°C
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Next tide

Sun 20 May
Low: 4.50pm 0.7m
High: 11.05pm 2.7m
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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 621871

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Glyn Hayes

Visitor contact phone number

07774 181418

Shop hours

April-October
Monday-Sunday
10am-4pm

November
Saturday-Sunday
10am-4pm

News and media from Weston-super-Mare Lifeboat Station

Weston RNLI volunteers launch to sixth call this year to Birnbeck Island
Article Rescues
Weston RNLI volunteers launch to sixth call this year to Birnbeck Island
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Weston RNLI saves two from Birnbeck Island
For the sixth time this year Weston RNLI has had to rescue two people cut off by the tide at Birnbeck Island.
Video Lifeboats
Weston RNLI saves two from Birnbeck Island
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Yet another call to Birnbeck Island for Weston-super-Mare RNLI's volunteers
Article Rescues
Yet another call to Birnbeck Island for Weston-super-Mare RNLI's volunteers
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Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers rescue three people
16th March. Three boys cut off on Birnbeck Island
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Weston-super-Mare RNLI volunteers rescue three people
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