RNLI Bude Lifeboat Station

Bude Lifeboat Station

Established in 1837, Bude Lifeboat Station is situated in north Cornwall, where rocky coastline and rough surf have resulted in many call outs. Since 2001, the station has operated from Summerleaze Beach.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Bude Lifeboat Station

6.19pm 2 August 2019
6.40pm 15 July 2019
6.50pm 2 July 2019
10.36am 28 June 2019
5.39pm 19 June 2019
3.35pm 20 April 2019
3.35pm 20 April 2019
3.35pm 20 April 2019
1.05pm 19 April 2019
2.10pm 2 February 2019
8.40am 25 January 2019
11.24am 20 January 2019
2.41pm 27 December 2018
1.33pm 8 November 2018
2.26pm 20 October 2018
2.51pm 25 August 2018
4.03pm 16 August 2018
6.34pm 11 August 2018
6.45pm 27 July 2018
9.28pm 13 June 2018

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Bude Lifeboat Station
Summerleaze Beach Car Park
Bude
Cornwall
EX23 8HN

Station phone number

01288 352971

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Shop phone number

01288 359734

Visitor contact phone number

01288 359734

News and media from Bude Lifeboat Station

RNLI urge people to stay safe during large surf forecast
D-class lifeboat in large surf
Article Rescue
RNLI urge people to stay safe during large surf forecast
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RNLI Bude : Lifeboat crew honour Dr David Giles Wish
Bude volunteer lifeboat crew on board the D class inshore lifeboat heading out to sea in large waves
Article People
RNLI Bude : Lifeboat crew honour Dr David Giles Wish
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RNLI Bude: Special awards given to Bude RNLI members after decades of service
Christopher Kinch and Chris Bale of Bude RNLI being presented with their awards by the Chairman
Article People
RNLI Bude: Special awards given to Bude RNLI members after decades of service
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Bude RNLI: Lifeboat Weekend - The Best Weekend of the Year
Bude RNLI assets in the sea near Summerleaze beach including the D class lifeboat, two Rescue Water Crafts and the Inshore Rescue Boat
Article Fundraising
Bude RNLI: Lifeboat Weekend - The Best Weekend of the Year
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