RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Yarmouth Lifeboat Station

Yarmouth Lifeboat Station

Covering the western end of the Solent, Yarmouth Lifeboat Station operates the largest class of lifeboat, the Severn class. 17 awards for gallantry have been presented to the crew.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Yarmouth Lifeboat Station

3.43pm 1 January 2022
3.22pm 22 December 2021
3.53pm 31 October 2021
4.52pm 25 October 2021
4.35pm 12 October 2021
4.33pm 12 October 2021
3.12pm 9 October 2021
9.36pm 4 September 2021
10.54pm 27 August 2021
7.41pm 26 August 2021
3.49pm 22 August 2021
3.15pm 20 August 2021
10.51pm 8 August 2021
7.27pm 31 July 2021
5.07pm 28 July 2021
7.22pm 24 July 2021
4.02pm 12 July 2021
4.00pm 8 July 2021
5.48pm 2 July 2021
7.14am 31 May 2021

Today's weather

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Min: 4°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Yarmouth Lifeboat Station
The Boatshed
Quay Street
Yarmouth
Isle of Wight
PO41 0PQ

Station phone number

01983 760066

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Howard Lester

Visitor contact phone number

01983 761345

Shop hours

April-23rd December
Monday-Sunday
10am-4pm

January-March
Monday-Sunday
11am-3pm

News and media from Yarmouth Lifeboat Station

Photo of a crew member in kit taking part in a previous year's run.
Article Fundraising
Help the RNLI save lives at sea in the Dorset and Hampshire Reindeer Run
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Relief Severn Class Lifeboat 'Margaret Joan and Fred Nye'
Article Sea safety
Yarmouth RNLI rescue dog walker from the sea
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Yarmouth RNLI Lifeboat ‘Eric and Susan Hiscock (Wanderer),’ returns to harbour
Article Rescue
Yarmouth RNLI rescue yacht struck by lightning
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Jet ski
Article Rescue
Three calls in one day for the Lymington crew.
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