Penlee Lifeboat Station

Penlee Lifeboat Station

Penlee has a remarkable history of bravery with the lifeboat crews being presented with 44 awards for gallantry during its 200 year history. The station has also witnessed tragedy with nine lifeboat crew losing their lives saving others at sea.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Penlee Lifeboat Station

12.44pm 7 December 2019
2.03pm 4 December 2019
10.13pm 3 December 2019
5.55pm 28 November 2019
5.51pm 28 November 2019
2.50am 4 November 2019
12.40pm 19 October 2019
6.41pm 15 October 2019
6.38pm 15 October 2019
3.40pm 12 October 2019
4.45pm 29 August 2019
1.52pm 23 August 2019
1.52pm 23 August 2019
10.59am 15 August 2019
12.35pm 10 August 2019
9.56pm 29 July 2019
10.36pm 16 July 2019
10.36pm 16 July 2019
3.55pm 16 July 2019
3.32pm 16 July 2019

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 11°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Penlee Lifeboat Station
Newlyn
Penzance
Cornwall
TR18 5HW

Station phone number

01736 369246

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Patrick Harvey

Visitor contact phone number

01736 369246

Shop hours

Monday–Saturday

Shop phone number

01736 351695

Connect with us

Website

News and media from Penlee Lifeboat Station

Penlee RNLI to deliver Father Christmas to switch-on Newlyn Harbour Lights
Article Lifeboats
Penlee RNLI to deliver Father Christmas to switch-on Newlyn Harbour Lights
Read more
A Proud weekend for Ramsgate RNLI station
honour guard for the Chelsea Pensioners
Article People
A Proud weekend for Ramsgate RNLI station
Read more
Brothers coxswain Penlee and Sennen Cove lifeboats on joint search
Article Rescue
Brothers coxswain Penlee and Sennen Cove lifeboats on joint search
Read more
Penlee RNLI celebrate the opening of their new lifeboat station
Article Events
Penlee RNLI celebrate the opening of their new lifeboat station
Read more