Telephone for general enquiries 0300 111 1202
For press and media enquiries   0845 460 1202
Postal Address: 17 Dean Street, Liskeard,
Cornwall, PL14 4AB

Torbay

Welcome to the NCI Torbay station.

Access : 

The Station is located along side the coastal footpath between Torquay Harbour and Meadfoot Beach. Access to the lookout is up very steep steps inside the tower.

Visitor Policy: 
Visitors are normally most welcome at the lookout although, when an incident is ongoing, this may not always be convenient and the duty watchkeeper may ask visitors to call back later.
Summer Opening
Open from: 
10:00
Open until: 
18:00
Days: 
Every Day
Notes: 
Summer watches are kept from the start of BST. In June, July and August the station remains open until 2000hrs.
Winter Opening
Open from: 
10:00
Open until: 
16:00
Days: 
Every Day
Notes: 
Winter watches begin at the end of BST.
Opening Hours

The Station is open every day. Opening times are as follows: Spring 1000-1800hrs; Early Summer 1000-2000hrs; High Summer 1000-2100hrs; Winter 1000-1600hrs

Location
Latitude: 
50° 27.29' N
Longitude: 
003° 30.89' W
OS Reference: 
SX926628
Station Elevation: 
246'/75 meters
Operational Capability
This station has Declared Facility Status
This station reports to CGOC Falmouth
Current weather and sea conditions are available by telephone during watch hours
Defibrillator Available: 
No
Station Telephone: 
01803 411145
Visual Watch: 
Yes
Radar Watch: 
Yes
NAVTEX: 
No
AIS Watch: 
Yes
DSC Watch: 
Yes
Radio: Listening watch on channels: 
09
10
16
67
73
Radio: Channels in use (call direct not via ch 16): 
65
Radio: Channel 00: 
Listening watch and ready to transmit as authorised by Coastguard
Station Call Sign: 
Torbay NCI
Visual Horizon: 
16.70 nautical miles
Radar Horizon: 
10.45 nautical miles
Station Address
Primary Contact: 
Peter Temple
Primary Contact role: 
Station Manager
Primary Contact Telephone: 
07836 658134
Daddyhole Plain
Meadfoot
Torquay
Devon

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