RNLI Aith Lifeboat Station

Aith Lifeboat Station

Operating for over 80 years, Aith is the most northerly lifeboat station providing protection off Shetland’s sometimes wild Atlantic coast. The crews have been presented with 10 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aith Lifeboat Station

7.14pm 10 September 2017
7.13pm 10 September 2017
9.46am 29 July 2017
7.45pm 21 July 2017
10.34am 15 June 2017
8.20pm 14 March 2017
6.59pm 9 March 2017
2.42pm 7 December 2016
2.41pm 27 September 2016
11.25am 11 September 2016
8.34pm 23 August 2016
6.16pm 6 August 2016
1.39pm 23 July 2016
1.39pm 23 July 2016
2.26pm 8 July 2016

Today's weather

12°C Overcast
Min: 10°C
Max: 12°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Next tide

Tue 19 Sep
High: 8:21pm 2.0m
Low: 2:55am 0.4m
View more tides

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Aith Lifeboat Station
Aith
Bixter
Shetland
ZE2 9NB

Station telephone number

01595 810276

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking.

Visiting times

9am-5pm

Connect with us

Facebook

News and media from Aith Lifeboat Station

Aith RNLI lifeboat Roger and Joy Freeman tows yacht to safety
Photo shows yacht being towed to safety.
Article Lifeboats
Aith RNLI lifeboat Roger and Joy Freeman tows yacht to safety
Read more
Aith RNLI lifeboat Roger and Joy Freeman launched to search for small boat
Photo shows volunteer crew returning to RNLI Aith lifeboat station.
Article Lifeboats
Aith RNLI lifeboat Roger and Joy Freeman launched to search for small boat
Read more
Aith RNLI lifeboat Roger and Joy Freeman launched to search for small boat
Aith volunteer crew returning from a shout
Article Rescues
Aith RNLI lifeboat Roger and Joy Freeman launched to search for small boat
Read more
RNLI Aith and RNLI Lerwick receive Co-op donation
RNLI Aith Lifeboat Operations Manager accepting donation from Co-op staff members
Article Fundraising
RNLI Aith and RNLI Lerwick receive Co-op donation
Read more