So far in 2013 our lifeboats have launched on 83 occasions (ALB 24, ILB 58 & BB 1)
[In 2012 the total was 81 and in 2011 we launched 93 times]
Last launch: Thursday 5 December - inshore lifeboat launched to assist a person in a small rowing boat who had lost an oar and was struggling to make headway in the inner harbour. Towed back to Custom House Quay.
Coxswain Mark Pollard and Stormy Stan with Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat alongside Events Square for the Carols on the Quay evening
Carols on the Quay evening at Events Square on Thursday 5 December
LATEST NEWS: Serco of Cornwall Out of Hours make generous donation to Falmouth RNLI Lifeboats
Mr. Louis Warren, Director of Cornwall Out of Hours service, accompanied by Jackie Whitmarsh, Business Change Manager and Joanne West, Head receptionist, paid a visit to Falmouth Lifeboat Station on Tuesday 29th October to make a generous donation to the running costs of Falmouth RNLI lifeboats.
Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott is fitted with AIS which shows the boat's position to the Coastguard and other AIS users. You should be able to see the lifeboat's current position on the map below. You can zoom and move the map.
Falmouth RNLI Shop For shop opening times click here: Falmouth RNLI ShopFalmouth Lifeboat Station visits For information about visits click here: Station visits