Sunderland lifeboat station was established in 1800 and is the oldest lifeboat station, although the buikding is new. The first experimental motor lifeboat in the RNLI’s fleet operated from here Read more [...]
Nearest RNLI Lifeboat Stations Tyne and Wear
As anyone who visits the coast a lot understands the RNLI provides a much-needed service that nobody ever wants to make a call on. Our Lifeboat category brings all Coast Radar’s Tyne and Wear listings related to Lifeboats and their stations together, with many opening to the public or offering fundraising shops.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Tyne and Wear day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the Lifeboat links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Tyne and Wear activity.
Cullercoats lifeboat station was established in the 1820s and has limited opening times and an RNLI shop.
Tynemouth lifeboat station was established in 1789 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station open weekdays or by appointment, no shop.