saving lives at sea since 1867


_DSC5497 We say farewell and thank you to 771 Squadron from RNAS Culdrose during a joint exercise with The Lizard and Penlee all-weather lifeboats on Tuesday 29 December at The Lizard lifeboat station.



Helston company give Falmouth RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew a helping hand

Helston based casual and technical diving clothing company Fourth Element recently presented Falmouth lifeboat crew members with a pair of high performance gloves.

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Falmouth volunteer lifeboat crew involved in a long search for persons missing in the river

At 7.09 this morning (28 January), after being silent for some time, the Falmouth volunteer RNLI lifeboat crew pagers alerted them to the fact that two people had been reported missing, in the river, near Tesco’s in Truro.

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Congratulations to new Falmouth lifeboat crew members Josh Williams; James Wakefield; Adrian Hingston and Jamie Connoly who received their RNLI pagers on Wednesday evening (6 January). They have now successfully completed the first half of their twelve month probationary training period and are now qualified to go to sea.



Helston school children support Falmouth RNLI volunteer lifeboat crews

Year 1 children from Nansloe Academy in Helston visited Falmouth lifeboat station at the end of November and were so inspired by what they saw, they decided to have a cake bake to raise funds for the charity. A cheque for £71.50 was recently handed over to Falmouth RNLI volunteers during a class assembly at the school.

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Two call outs in quick succession

After a lengthy period of inactivity Falmouth RNLI volunteer lifeboat crews were called into action on two occasions in two days. The first was to a broken down fishing boat and the second to a person in the water in the harbour.

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Falmouth RNLI Shop

The shop is now closed for the rest of January and February except for half term week – Monday 15 to Saturday 20 February 10am-4pm.

The shop will reopen for for the rest of the year on Monday 29 February 2016 at the normal opening times below.

For more information about the shop click here: Falmouth RNLI Shop

Falmouth Lifeboat Station visits

For information about visits click here: Station visits



Launches so far this year: 2

All-weather 0 and inshore 2

Farewell to 771 Squadron

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

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