Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

Over the last 148 years lifeboats have been stationed at both Staithes and Runswick and the crews have been presented with nine awards for gallantry. Today’s inshore lifeboat is located in the small fishing village of Staithes.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station

9.44pm 9 November 2019
12.11am 12 October 2019
3.43pm 2 October 2019
3.43pm 2 October 2019
9.15pm 8 September 2019
1.31pm 26 August 2019
1.31pm 26 August 2019
8.51pm 21 August 2019
6.11pm 11 August 2019
9.12am 26 July 2019
2.44pm 17 July 2019
9.56pm 24 June 2019
1.07pm 13 June 2019
6.30pm 30 April 2019
9.10pm 29 April 2019
3.12pm 23 February 2019
5.13pm 10 November 2018
11.36am 5 November 2018
12.10pm 19 August 2018
5.15pm 8 August 2018

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 3°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Staithes and Runswick Lifeboat Station
Cowbar
Staithes
North Yorkshire
TS13 5BY

Station phone number

01947 840001

Visiting times

10am–4pm daily
Don't miss: crew training - Summer 6pm Monday, Winter 10am Sunday

Visitor contact

David Porritt

Visitor contact phone number

01947 840141

Shop hours

Easter–Christmas
Monday–Sunday

Shop phone number

01947 840587

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