RNLI Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

Operating from the historic North Shields Fish Quay, Tynemouth operates a D class inshore lifeboat and a Severn class all-weather lifeboat. The station’s crews have been awarded 22 medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

5.56pm 10 March 2020
9.00pm 8 March 2020
2.54pm 8 March 2020
8.18pm 1 March 2020
8.16am 1 March 2020
8.16am 1 March 2020
8.35pm 20 February 2020
5.24am 7 February 2020
5.20am 4 February 2020
2.17am 22 January 2020
4.21am 12 January 2020
7.24pm 4 January 2020
12.16pm 26 December 2019
4.59pm 25 December 2019
10.26pm 15 December 2019
3.37am 14 December 2019
9.25pm 4 December 2019
9.25pm 4 December 2019
2.47pm 26 November 2019
2.46pm 26 November 2019

Today's weather

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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Tynemouth Lifeboat Station
Fish Quay
Tynemouth
North Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE30 1JA

Station phone number

0191 257 0913

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Monday-Friday
9am–4pm

Visits outside of these times are welcome by appointment.

Visitor contact

David Thompson

Visitor contact phone number

0191 257 0913

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News and media from Tynemouth Lifeboat Station

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Cullercoats and Tynemouth Lifeboats launch to the aid of a newborn baby
Cullercoats Lifeboat launching on service tonight
Article Lifeboats
Cullercoats and Tynemouth Lifeboats launch to the aid of a newborn baby
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Newcastle Falcons visit the RNLI
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Newcastle Falcons visit the RNLI
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Fishing Vessel Runs Aground On Infamous Black Midden Rocks
Tynemouth RNLI inshore and all weather lifeboats were launched early on the Morning of Friday (Feb 7th) after a fishing vessel ran aground on the Black Middens, infamous rocks inside the Tyne harbour.
Article Rescue
Fishing Vessel Runs Aground On Infamous Black Midden Rocks
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