saving lives at sea since 1867



Great photo taken by shore crew member Stacie Nicoll during the Falmouth Week Firework Display



Local business thanked by Falmouth RNLI for their support

Penryn auto parts store Motor World was recently presented with a certificate in recognition of over 10 years of collecting money for the RNLI. Motor World is one of many local businesses supporting the charity by having a RNLI collecting box on their counters.

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Falmouth RNLI volunteers in action again

On Monday 1 August at six minutes past 1:00 pm both Falmouth Inshore and all-weather lifeboats were requested to assist in the search for three divers overdue from the dive boat Celtic Kitten. The Lizard lifeboat, Coastguard Rescue Helicopter 924 and Porthoustock Cliff Rescue team were also tasked to assist.

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Falmouth inshore lifeboat volunteer crew have a very busy weekend

Within the space of two days Falmouth’s volunteer lifeboat crews have been called out on five occasions to go to the aid of small vessels broken down or in trouble in the Falmouth area.

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Royal Fleet Auxiliary crew donate money to Falmouth RNLI

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Vic Bayliss recently retired as one of the station’s volunteer boat guides. Vic showed visitors around Falmouth lifeboats for 25 years. He was thanked for his long service to the station by Robert Thompson,  Falmouth RNLI Lifeboat Visits and Education Officer and Falmouth RNLI Coxswain Jonathan Blakeston.


Falmouth RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew thank their employers for their support

An employers’ evening was recently held at Falmouth lifeboat station to thank them for their continued support by allowing their employees time off work to crew Falmouth lifeboats when there’s a shout.

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Falmouth Lifeboat Station visits

For information about visits click here: Station visits



Launches so far this year: 70

All-weather 22, Inshore 47, Boarding Boat 1

Falmouth RNLI Volunteer Opportunity

Could you volunteer for the RNLI at Falmouth Lifeboat Station as the Lifeboat Management Group Chair?
Click here to find out more or contact the station here.

Current position of Falmouth’s Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott

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