Saturday High Tide: 10:17 GMTST 4.9m High Tide: 22:38 GMTST 4.8 Low Tide: 3:40 GMTST 0.6m Low Tide: 15:59 GMTST 0.8
Sep 22, 19:44
Thu 22 Sep - #Torbay All Weather #Lifeboat was tasked late this afternoon to a yacht unable to manoeuvre 10 miles East of Berry Head - the yacht was returned under tow to #Torquay Harbour We are getting very close to the day of our 150th Anniversary - 3rd October 1866 - two celebrations are planned for the day - a Blue Plaque unveiling at 11:00 by the High Sheriff of Devon at the Lifeboat Station and in the evening a Gala Dinner and Auction at the Berry Head Hotel. Details of the evening VIP Guest and contact details for tickets are on the web site www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk/calendar.htm - don't miss this event which draws our 150th celebrations to a close - just a few tickets remaining. We hope you can join us.
Sep 22, 07:30
An Anniversary - the Morning High Tide of Tuesday 22 September 1956 - 60 years ago today - saw the launch of the Mayflower II from the Uphams Ship Yard in Brixham, Devon https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mayflower_II http://www.britishpathe.com/video/mayflower-the-second-is-launched-aka-mayflower-ii/query/Mayflower+II
Sep 21, 21:36
Gratefully received thank you from the team #rnlitorbay #lifeboat #brixham #showyoursupport Mark Boyce was invited on board the Torbay Lifeboat by Coxswain Mark Criddle to present Boyce Brixham's first donation of the "For Sale Boards for Torbay RNLI" Campaign. Over the summer, a large number of boards were erected around TQ5 resulting in a £500.00 cheque!
Sep 17, 15:27
Would you like the chance to meet our crew? Tuesday 8th November 2016 @ 7pm. We are holding a "Meet the Crew" evening at the Brixham Yacht Club. A Buffet will be included for a small suggested donation of £3. #rnlitorbay #brixham #meetthetorbaycrew #savinglives
Sep 17, 15:11
A Gala Evening to celebrate the arrival of our first lifeboat in Brixham 150 years ago today. Please reserve this date for a special event including a VIP Guest - Tim Wonnacott (BBC Bargain Hunt) who will be our guest Speaker and Auctioneer. Please book your ticket with Dave Smithson from August 1 - tickets are £30 per person. Phone 01803 666171
Sep 17, 15:07
UPCOMING EVENT - 150th Anniversary - Gala Dinner & Auction Mon 3 Oct 2016 19:00 – 23:30 London Berry Head Hotel Brixham TQ5 9AJ, A Gala Evening to celebrate the arrival of our first lifeboat in Brixham 150 years ago today. Please reserve this date for a special event including a VIP Guest - Tim Wonnacott (BBC Bargain Hunt) who will be our guest Speaker and Auctioneer. Please book your ticket with Dave Smithson from August 1 - tickets are £30 per person. Phone 01803 666171
Sep 14, 19:09
#Torbay #Lifeboats have continued with shouts - brief details are on the web site www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk for you. Don't forget our 'Gala Evening' on Monday 3rd October at the Berry Head Hotel - special guest Tim Wonacott. See the web site events calendar for details of tickets - also enter the Lottery - amazing prizes included.
Sep 11, 09:34
Sat 10 Sep - Major search for a possible missing yachtsman carried out by @RNLITorbay @ExmouthRNLI @Teignmouth_RNLI @BerryHeadCRT @TeignmouthSAR and Rescue Helicopter 106. Brief details now posted on www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk Investigations continue
Sep 07, 10:29
Please share and help support the Torbay Lifeboat in their work of saving lives at sea. Torbay Lifeboat 150th Anniversary LOTTERY. 1st Prize - Devon Beds ‘Lydford 1500’ Handmade Divan Set, 2nd Prize - Limited Edition Photographic Print and 3rd Prize - A Sailing Experience for Two People. GET YOUR TICKETS AT RON CAMPION, BOLTON ST. BRIXHAM! £1.00 each. THE DRAW WILL BE HELD AT THE 150th ANNIVERSARY DINNER, BERRY HEAD HOTEL, BRIXHAM MONDAY 3rd OCTOBER 2016. Promotor: Lynn Spillett, Torbay Lifeboat Station - All proceeds to be used for saving lives at sea. http://www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk/
Sep 05, 21:08
Every stamp counts. Help Lara to help us :) Thank you. #rnlitorbay #tobaylifeboat #stamps #supporting Please save your Used Postage Stamps For Charity Save your used postage stamps from home or work, to support charity, instead of throwing them away or shredding them with other paper waste. Thank you ever so much, We have a full list of UK charities in need and where to send the stamps, on our website and facebook page. The list is updated monthly. https://www.facebook.com/usedstampsforcharity http://usedstampsforcharity.weebly.com/
Aug 24, 08:30
Wed 24 Aug - August is turning out to be a busy month for #Torbay #Lifeboat incidents - we are more than double the five year average call outs for the month! Two/three more yesterday- stay safe and Respect the Water
Aug 19, 20:03
Fri 19 Aug - #Torbay All Weather #Lifeboat was out again this morning on a rather different shout - read a brief description on the web site www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk
Aug 17, 08:05
Wed 17 Aug - Following the naming ceremony on Fri 12 Aug our new Inshore #Lifeboat D-788 - 'Leslie & Mary Daws' she has now been launched on six occasions - the latest overnight to a grounded yacht. Brief details are on the web site for you.
Aug 16, 20:28
Torbay Lifeboat's Instagram account (rnli_torbay) now at 50 followers. Thanks to everyone who's following us.
Aug 15, 20:46
Mon 15 Aug - #Torbay #Lifeboats have been very busy today with seven different taskings - brief details are on the web site www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk - bit like buses - you don't see one for days and then several come at once! Thank you for your support during the last week of events and activities to mark our 150th Anniversary year - there is more to come - keep an eye on the Events Calendar for (hopefully) the latest info.
Aug 13, 21:48
Stormy Stan On the Dance Floor - #BoogieWoogie!
Aug 13, 20:04
🎼🎹🎷🎺🎸🎻 The Bands in the Park has kicked off at the Brixham Rugby Club, a great atmosphere for couples, families and anyone looking for a great evening on a gorgeous night with BBQ and Beer. Tickets available on the gate, come and join in the fun!
Aug 13, 11:44
So the family fun day has kicked off now on for the first show the Squibb Freestyle Team 👍🏼👍🏼 A fantastic show with the next show at 2:30pm 🏍🏍
Aug 12, 22:29
Thank you to all those supporting us today and we hope to see you all again over the weekend with your friends and family too. Tonight light up the breakwater became light up the beach due to our crew being unable to keep everyone candles alight with the evening breeze, still everyone looked to be enjoying themselves.
Aug 12, 14:29
Fantastic images now on the 'Brix HD Cam' available on the web site www.torbaylifeboat.co.uk - special 'camera tour' being set up for the afternoon ceremony.
Aug 12, 13:33
The Classic lifeboats are arriving for our 150th anniversary
Gliddon Marine sponsored a 'wetjet' or 'flyboard' display - this is the first of three - Aug 2014
The 'flyer' was Andrew - currently (2014) the 12th in international standing see www.wetjets.co.uk
The third display - darkness was approaching s the light levels were low - different!
- Coastal Safety FREE Life Jacket Clinic
- Coastal Safety - Andy & John
- Paignton Harbour approach
- Fenders at the ready
- Gently through the entrance
- Alongside the North Quay
- Observered by a few
- Almost ready
- Almost ready
- Here we go
- The queue builds
- Better let them on board
- All ready?
- Lots of chatter
- Lots of interest
- The flow keeps going
- Talking with Richard
- Still they queue
- Paignton Branch team
- Paignton Chairman checks the team
- Lifeboat week posters on display
- Keep selling!
- The North Quay
- More visitors
- Still more come to visit
- Gareth checking the groups
- Slowing down
- Another view of North Quay
- Star Time?
- Last few
- Just one pic before we go
- And one more
- Time to go - thankyou
- Homeward bound
To contact us with any queries please enter detail
|Evening 'Bands in the Park' Concert in advance||£12|
|Adult 'Family Fun Day' Entrance - Brixham Rugby Club||£2.50|
|Child (<16) 'Family Fun Day' Entrance||£1|
|Whole 'Family Fun Day' Entrance||£6|