Aerial view of RNLI Weymouth Lifeboat Station

Weymouth Lifeboat Station

Weymouth is one of our busiest lifeboat stations on England’s south coast. It operates two lifeboats – Ernest and Mabel, a Severn class all-weather lifeboat, and Phyl Clare 3, a B class Atlantic 75 inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Weymouth Lifeboat Station

3.13pm 15 October 2017
11.51am 12 October 2017
11.38pm 8 October 2017
1.37pm 8 October 2017
12.51pm 7 October 2017
4.37pm 4 October 2017
5.15pm 16 September 2017
12.08pm 10 September 2017
12.08pm 10 September 2017
12.27pm 4 September 2017
5.31pm 27 August 2017
9.14pm 26 August 2017
4.51am 23 August 2017
4.49am 23 August 2017
4.42pm 22 August 2017
10.52am 22 August 2017
9.34pm 18 August 2017
4.44pm 18 August 2017
3.05pm 17 August 2017
12.20pm 17 August 2017

Today's weather

16°C Overcast
Min: 15°C
Max: 16°C
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Next tide

Tue 24 Oct
High: 9:48am 2.1m
Low: 2:47pm 0.6m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Weymouth Lifeboat Station
Lifeboat House
Nothe Parade
The Quay
Weymouth
Dorset
DT4 8TX

Station phone number

01305 785817

Visiting times

Daily 9am-5pm

Visitor contact

Ken Francis

Visitor contact phone number

01305 785817 or email 

Shop hours

March-September
Monday–Sunday
10.30am–4pm

November–December 

Saturday–Sunday
10.30am–4pm 

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News and media from Weymouth Lifeboat Station

Weymouth RNLI assists yacht with engine failure
Weymouth Severn class lifeboat ON1261 17-32 Ernest and Mabel launched to the aid of a lone sailor on-board a 30' yacht suffering from engine failure and becalmed SSW of Portland Bill. The Lifeboat transferred a crewmember to the vessel and established a tow back to harbour. Filmed with on-board PTZ.
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Weymouth RNLI assists yacht with engine failure
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Weymouth RNLI launch to a drifting speedboat
Weymouth All Weather Lifeboat Ernest and Mabel ON1261 17-32 launched to a 14' speedboat adrift with no-one on-board 10' SW Portland Bill. The ALB located the vessel wash with water and on-one on board. The immediant area was searched with nothing found so the vessel was towed safely back to harbour.
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Weymouth RNLI launch to a drifting speedboat
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Weymouth RNLI launch to medevac an injured person
Weymouth lifeboat launch to medevac a person who had fallen and suffered a suspected dislocated shoulder.
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Weymouth RNLI launch to medevac an injured person
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Weymouth ALB assists a fishing vessel taking water with 2 persons on-board
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Weymouth ALB assists a fishing vessel taking water with 2 persons on-board
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