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

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
1.47pm 25 October 2020
7.38pm 17 August 2020
7.38pm 17 August 2020
3.58pm 9 August 2020
3.52pm 9 August 2020
5.18am 4 June 2020
7.35pm 26 April 2020
5.12pm 19 April 2020
3.49am 21 March 2020
8.10am 17 August 2019
1.54am 4 August 2019

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 6°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

Article Fishing Safety
RNLI recognition for Aith Lifeboat crew
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Article Lifeboats
Aith RNLI investment pays off with new pontoon
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Linda Simpson (left) and Rhoda Watt standing holding award medals in small presentation boxes
Article Lifeboats
RNLI Long Service Awards for Lerwick and Aith volunteers
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The Aith RNLI Lifeboat Station
Article Events
Aith RNLI to light beacon for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
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