Amble Lifeboat Station

Amble Lifeboat Station

Operating from a busy fishing port on the beautiful Northumberland coast, Amble’s Shannon and D class lifeboats respond to a wide variety of incidents. Amble lifeboat crew have been presented with 18 awards for gallantry, including the first ever medals to be awarded for a rescue in an inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Amble Lifeboat Station

1.34pm 26 September 2023
11.44am 25 September 2023
11.00am 25 September 2023
5.56pm 29 August 2023
3.18pm 11 July 2023
12.21am 24 June 2023
2.14am 17 June 2023
7.44pm 13 June 2023
4.39pm 30 May 2023
2.16am 29 May 2023
4.48pm 15 May 2023
4.52pm 12 May 2023
3.43pm 1 May 2023
11.21am 30 April 2023
11.19am 30 April 2023
1.17pm 27 April 2023
11.14am 14 April 2023
11.14am 14 April 2023
10.26am 14 February 2023
10.05am 14 February 2023

Today's weather

15°C Cloudy
Min: 10°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Radcliffe Quay
NE65 0DJ

Station telephone number

01665 712460


Restricted access.

Visiting times

The station is open to guided visits by Volunteer Boathouse Hosts Wednesday – Sunday (April – October) 11am – 3pm. For formal school and group bookings please contact the station.

Visitor contact

John Young

Visitor contact phone number

01665 712916

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01665 714952

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News and media from Amble Lifeboat Station

Article Lifeboats
Multi-agency search continues off Northumberland coast for missing diver
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RNLI Lifeboats logo on grey background
Article Rescue
Craster lifeboat tasked to yacht taking on water
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The yacht only meters from the beach
Article Rescue
Craster RNLI rescues 30ft yacht
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Inshore Lifeboat Mildred Holcroft launched to a surfer in difficulty at the south pier, upon arrival it was found that the surfer had been pulled to safety by two other surfers near the area
Video Lifeboats
Amble inshore lifeboat goes to the aid of a surfer
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