Entries by RNLI Admin

Events Programme 2019

Salcombe Lifeboat Fundraising Crew Events Programme 2019 – (150th) Year June: 14th/16th     Historic Lifeboats Weekend, SYC RNLI Regatta, RYC Rally.     List of boats attending to date Oniros                                   Joseph Soar                                        Frank Spiller Locke City of Bradford                 James and Mariska Joycey Mary Irene Miller             Michael Stephens 14th     Roger Barrett will be giving a talk on […]

Salcombe Lifeboat Open Day

Monday 27th May 10:00 – 16:00 Always a very popular day and not just for the children. Take a tour of the Salcombe Lifeboats, learn more about the amazing work carried out by the volunteer crews. Activities include – Lifeguard demonstration – Victoria Quay (tide dependent) Face 2 Face – Victoria Quay Welly Wanging – […]

Yellow Welly Big Bash night

A music, food and drink party for up to 499 paying guests will be held on the pitch at Salcombe Rugby Club between 18:00 and 23:30 on Friday 20th September.  Marquees to provide shelter for those enjoying the music and for dining. A variety of different food and drink options will be offered, and ticket […]

Fisherman rescued from life raft

  Both Salcombe Lifeboats launched yesterday evening to their weekly training exercise, to a man in difficulty aboard his yacht. Little did they expect the exercise to turn into a response to an “Immediate Tasking” being received from the Coastguard, to a fishing vessel on fire, 5 nautical miles South West of Salcombe. Both lifeboats […]


The RNLI Salcombe Lifeboat Fundraising Crew recently presented a special concert as part of the 150th anniversary celebrations. More than 80 people attended a wonderful concert of close harmony ‘a Capella’ singing at Holy Trinity Church, Salcombe. Performed by the Kingsmen, Panache and Dartmouth Rock, the audience enjoyed a varied programme offering a wide range […]


Apri1 1st, 2019 RNLI Salcombe are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Andrew Arthur to position of Lifeboat Operations Manager (LOM) following the appointment of Mr. Mark Dowie to Chief Executive of the RNLI in Poole. In this voluntary role, Andrew will be responsible for the Salcombe lifeboat station, its boats, crew and day […]

Voices in Harmony

13th April 2019 – 7:30 pm RNLI Salcombe Lifeboats Fundraising Crew Voices in Harmony Featuring The Kingsmen, Panache & The Dartmouth Rock Choir At Holy Trinity Church, Salcombe Tickets £10pp available from: Dartmouth T.I.C.; Salcombe T.I.C.; Kingsbridge T.I.C.

Simon Evans

It is with great sadness that Salcombe Lifeboat Station has to announce the passing of our former Operations Manager, Simon Evans. During his tenure as LOM, he made significant improvements to the operational infrastructure within the station that have enhanced the flow of information whilst either of our lifeboats have been out on service; many […]

Quiz and Curry Supper

Salcombe Lifeboat Fundraisers Quiz and Curry Supper Salcombe Yacht Club  Thursday 28th March 2019– 7pm. Enjoy a quiz and curry supper and help to save lives at sea. Teams of 6 or less. Prizes to be won. Tickets £15 pp (includes Curry Supper) available from Salcombe Yacht Club and Salcombe Tourist Information Centre. Enquiries to 01548 561478 […]