Fowey Lifeboat Station

Fowey Lifeboat Station

Situated in the attractive Fowey estuary, the lifeboat station has been operating for nearly 150 years and the crews have been presented with 14 awards for gallantry. Today’s station has an all-weather Trent class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fowey Lifeboat Station

7.03pm 25 March 2020
6.17am 25 March 2020
12.16pm 22 January 2020
8.57pm 10 January 2020
11.30pm 30 December 2019
11.22pm 30 December 2019
9.01am 13 December 2019
9.01am 13 December 2019
2.45am 23 November 2019
5.31pm 8 November 2019
5.31pm 8 November 2019
9.49am 7 November 2019
4.32pm 15 October 2019
4.25am 7 October 2019
5.18pm 4 October 2019
3.22pm 19 September 2019
2.48pm 18 September 2019
7.57pm 14 September 2019
2.31pm 14 September 2019
8.03pm 30 August 2019

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Fowey Lifeboat Station
RNLI Boathouse
Passage Street
Fowey
Cornwall
PL23 1DE

Station phone number

01726 832156

Accessibility

Disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Carl Gudmunsen or Jonathan Pritchar

Visitor contact phone number

01726 832156

Shop hours

March–December
Monday–Sunday 10.30am–4pm

Shop phone number

01726 832213

Connect with us

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News and media from Fowey Lifeboat Station

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Looe and Fowey RNLI lifeboats launched to trawler taking on water
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Fowey RNLI called to two rescues on Mevagissey Lifeboat Day
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Fowey RNLI called to two rescues on Mevagissey Lifeboat Day
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