So far in 2015 our lifeboats have launched on 40 occasions (ALB 12, ILB 28)
[In 2014 the total was 95 and in 2013 we launched 85 times]
Last launch: Sunday 25 July 2015 - Inshore lifeboat tasked at 2.02pm to locate and assist a hire boat with two persons on board stuck on the mud in the Percuil River. The boat was located and the casualties helped ashore with the help of Falmouth and Portscatho Cliff Rescue Teams using their specialist mud rescue equipment.
Falmouth RNLI featured on the BBC programme Songs of Praise on 21 June
The yacht Blackbird aground at Trefusis Point on 9 June
LATEST NEWS: Falmouth RNLI lifeboat visits awarded a 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
The station’s volunteer boat guides have been recognised by the well-known travel website for the quality of the experience offered to members of the public visiting the lifeboats. The prestigious award can only be earned by getting consistently good online reviews.
Falmouth's Severn class all-weather lifeboat Richard Cox Scott 17-29 is fitted with AIS which shows the boat's position to the Coastguard and other AIS users. You can move and change the scale of the map. Clicking the icon will bring up details of the lifeboat.