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

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
2.15pm 24 May 2021
4.10pm 22 May 2021
2.25pm 21 May 2021
9.15pm 15 May 2021
5.10pm 25 April 2021
10.07pm 2 April 2021
10.30am 30 March 2021
3.15pm 27 March 2021
9.09am 21 March 2021
12.17pm 10 February 2021
5.46pm 15 January 2021
1.22pm 15 December 2020
11.27am 15 November 2020
11.31am 5 November 2020
8.45pm 4 November 2020

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 17°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Yarmouth Lifeboat Station
The Boatshed
Quay Street
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


News and media from Yarmouth Lifeboat Station

Yarmouth RNLI Lifeboat ‘Eric and Susan Hiscock (Wanderer),’ returns to harbour
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Yarmouth RNLI rescue yacht struck by lightning
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Three calls in one day for the Lymington crew.
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Yarmouth RNLI all weather lifeboat 'Eric and Susan Hiscock (Wanderer)'
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Yarmouth RNLI involved in the rescue of injured children
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Yarmouth RNLI Severn class all weather lifeboat, ‘Eric and Susan Hiscock (Wanderer)’
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Yarmouth RNLI respond to a third shout in less than a week
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?