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

2.17pm 9 January 2018
3.05pm 8 January 2018
3.02pm 8 January 2018
3.00pm 8 January 2018
2.58pm 8 January 2018
2.57pm 8 January 2018
6.06pm 31 December 2017
3.57pm 31 December 2017
4.21pm 19 December 2017
4.12pm 18 December 2017
11.22pm 22 November 2017
2.01pm 14 November 2017
11.46pm 11 November 2017
11.42pm 11 November 2017
12.47pm 7 November 2017
5.50pm 2 November 2017
2.13pm 28 October 2017
3.24pm 26 October 2017
3.22pm 26 October 2017
3.13pm 15 October 2017

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 5°C
Max: 9°C
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Next tide

Tue 16 Jan
Low: 2:33pm 0.2m
High: 6:35pm 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

Lifeboat volunteers in the south west ready to launch at Christmas to save lives
Article Sea safety
Lifeboat volunteers in the south west ready to launch at Christmas to save lives
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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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