Exmouth Lifeboat Station

Exmouth Lifeboat Station

Established over 200 years ago, Exmouth Lifeboat Station opened a new station and boathouse in 2010, which houses a Shannon class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat. The crews have been awarded 7 medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Exmouth Lifeboat Station

8.57pm 14 September 2018
8.57pm 14 September 2018
3.34pm 5 September 2018
11.31am 26 August 2018
1.20pm 19 August 2018
7.53pm 13 August 2018
7.45pm 13 August 2018
7.15pm 12 August 2018
7.15pm 12 August 2018
1.01pm 12 August 2018
1.00pm 12 August 2018
12.59pm 12 August 2018
3.54pm 4 August 2018
1.46pm 29 July 2018
1.44pm 29 July 2018
8.02am 29 July 2018
6.11am 28 July 2018
7.29pm 16 July 2018
4.51am 16 July 2018
5.08pm 13 July 2018

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Exmouth Lifeboat Station
Queens Drive
Exmouth
Devon
EX8 2AY

Station phone number

01395 263579

Accessibility

Visiting times

A Visitor Experience Centre is situated above the shop and next to the station.
Summer
10am-5pm

Winter
11am-4pm

Free tours

Free tours of the Lifeboat Station are available on weekends at the following times:

Summer (April to October): 10:30/11:30/12:30/13:30/14:30/15:30

Winter (November to March): 11:30/12:30/13:30/14:30

Additional tours on weekdays may be available, particularly during school holidays, subject to Tour Guide availability.

A schedule of tours is available in the Shop, located at the side of the Station.

Group tours are welcome and may be booked through the VISITS button on the website.

Shop hours

Summer
10am-5pm

Winter
11am-4pm

Shop phone number

01395 274890

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News and media from Exmouth Lifeboat Station

Exmouth RNLI launches during station open day to stricken yacht
Teenagers in inflatable
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Exmouth RNLI launches during station open day to stricken yacht
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Exmouth RNLI launches to stricken yacht in challenging conditions
Visitors to Exmouth RNLI’s Open Day witnessed a real-life emergency launch on Sunday when the station’s Shannon class lifeboat was tasked to a disabled yacht in Lyme Bay. Conditions included force 6-7 winds and 4-5m waves, as the lifeboat volunteers took two hours to navigate the conditions to the scene
Video Lifeboats
Exmouth RNLI launches to stricken yacht in challenging conditions
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Both Exmouth lifeboats assist two people on yacht in difficulty
Shannon class lifeboat R and J Welburn and D class lifeboat George Bearman II with casualty yacht
Article Rescue
Both Exmouth lifeboats assist two people on yacht in difficulty
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Exmouth RNLI to recruit a Volunteer Lifeboat Administrative Officer
Exmouth Lifeboat Management Group volunteers. (L-R): Community Safety Officer, Dave Littlefield; Shop Manager, Pat Atkinson; Station Mechanic, Andy Stott; Lifeboat Operations Manager, Kevin Riley MBE; LMG Chair, Simon Davidson; Lifeboat Press Officer, Emma Tarling; Fundraising Chair, Don Hodgkinson.
Article People
Exmouth RNLI to recruit a Volunteer Lifeboat Administrative Officer
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