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School Children Wear Their Wellies
In Aid of The Lizard Lifeboat!
The Lizard Lifeboat Called to Assist Motor Cruiser stranded off Lizard Point.
The Lizard RNLI lifeboat launches to evacuate an injured crewman from a trawler 20 miles off Lizard Point
30 metre beam trawler with a fire on board
RNLI lifeboats joined a search & rescue helicopter from 771 squadron RNAS Culdrose for a final exercise
Christmas Carolaire
Christmas Bazaar
The Lizard RNLI lifeboat launched to assist a 38ft yacht

The Lifeboat

Latest Shouts

The Tamar class all-weather lifeboat Rose arrived at The Lizard in July 2011. She has a top speed of 25 knots, a range of 250 miles and carries a crew of seven. For more information please follow the link.

The lifeboat station

Forthcoming Events

The running costs of the RNLI are £145.4m annually,
the annual running costs of an all-weather lifeboat station, like The Lizard is on average £225,000, to train one lifeboat crew member costs £1214. Because of these costs it is important that fundraising is carried out locally. The Lizard, Coverack, Helston and Porthleven lifeboat branches hold a number of fundraising events each year. To find out about all future events please click on the link below.

The Lifeboat Crew

The New Tamar Class Lifeboat

The appeal for The Lizard’s new Tamar class all-weather lifeboat was launched in the summer of 2009 by the now retired Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall, Lady Mary Holborow. During the nationwide Appeal of £1.8 million, our local target of £300,000 was exceeded in little over two years, an amazing achievement in such difficult times. The fundraising response from individuals, businesses and organisations both locally and nationally was outstanding and we cannot thank everyone enough.

The Appeal
has now closed

Photo Journal of the construction of the new Lifeboat Station


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