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

10.05pm 5 March 2019
10.44am 11 February 2019
9.19pm 8 February 2019
9.19pm 8 February 2019
8.10pm 4 February 2019
3.56pm 8 January 2019
5.22pm 21 November 2018
5.22pm 21 November 2018
5.17pm 21 November 2018
7.52pm 16 November 2018
11.12am 11 November 2018
4.12pm 10 November 2018
2.53pm 4 November 2018
2.47pm 20 October 2018
4.28pm 13 October 2018
1.38am 13 October 2018
10.18pm 7 September 2018
5.38pm 23 August 2018
5.34pm 23 August 2018
11.26am 4 August 2018

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 13°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 621871

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Chris Cox

Visitor contact phone number

07814670101

Shop hours

April-October
Monday-Sunday
10am-4pm

November
Saturday-Sunday
10am-4pm

News and media from Weston-super-Mare Lifeboat Station

RNLI Weston-super-Mare lifeboat crew member in first training session afloat
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RNLI Weston-super-Mare lifeboat crew member in first training session afloat
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South west RNLI volunteers remain on call this festive period
D class inshore lifeboat
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South west RNLI volunteers remain on call this festive period
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20 Years of Saving Lives At Sea Award for RNLI Helm Jake
Jake receiving his award from Dave Slack, shaking hands at the RNLI Station in Portishead
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20 Years of Saving Lives At Sea Award for RNLI Helm Jake
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Weston RNLI volunteers rescue a dog cut off by the tide
The dog was brought ashore in the lifeboat
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Weston RNLI volunteers rescue a dog cut off by the tide
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