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

1.17pm 12 November 2018
3.02pm 11 November 2018
10.03am 17 September 2018
5.13pm 27 August 2018
5.04pm 27 August 2018
8.21pm 7 August 2018
7.07pm 3 July 2018
8.30pm 30 June 2018
11.00pm 9 May 2018
10.14am 1 May 2018
5.41pm 29 March 2018
5.17am 24 February 2018
5.13am 24 February 2018
6.56pm 11 February 2018
2.29pm 29 January 2018
8.26pm 26 September 2017
7.14pm 10 September 2017
7.13pm 10 September 2017
9.46am 29 July 2017
7.45pm 21 July 2017

Today's weather

10°C Cloudy
Min: 1°C Max: 10°C
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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

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