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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

6.45am 28 January 2024
9.39am 22 October 2023
1.27pm 5 October 2023
2.53pm 28 August 2023
1.32am 1 August 2023
8.24am 29 July 2023
8.21pm 30 May 2023
11.32am 15 May 2023
11.18am 15 May 2023
1.00am 11 May 2023
11.02am 10 March 2023
12.04am 1 November 2022
9.21am 8 July 2022
5.37am 29 June 2022
12.24pm 29 March 2022
6.52am 22 October 2021
5.39am 29 June 2021
9.42am 20 May 2021
6.48pm 25 December 2020
11.11am 4 November 2020

Today's weather

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Min: 5°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Aith Lifeboat Station

Station telephone number

01595 810276


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News and media from Aith Lifeboat Station

At the small boat harbour in Lerwick, past and present crew members and supporters, including Lerwick Ladies Lifeboat Guild, gathered to mark "RNLI 200"
Article Lifeboats
Aith and Lerwick lifeboat stations celebrate RNLI’s 200th Anniversary
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Article Fishing Safety
Aith RNLI tows stricken fishing vessel to safety
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Article Fishing Safety
Small boat successfully towed to safety
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