Anstruther Lifeboat station

Anstruther Lifeboat Station

Operating for over 160 years, Anstruther Lifeboat Station now has both an all-weather lifeboat and an inshore lifeboat launching off the east coast of Fife. The crews have been awarded five Medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Anstruther Lifeboat Station

4.32pm 9 August 2020
12.35am 7 August 2020
4.32pm 31 July 2020
4.32pm 31 July 2020
3.36pm 12 July 2020
12.51pm 7 June 2020
10.17am 4 June 2020
5.41pm 1 June 2020
4.19pm 20 May 2020
4.14pm 20 May 2020
4.14pm 20 May 2020
5.20pm 13 March 2020
1.11am 6 March 2020
2.10pm 25 January 2020
6.26pm 11 December 2019
7.38pm 6 December 2019
7.15pm 9 November 2019
7.15pm 9 November 2019
7.15pm 9 November 2019
12.25pm 2 November 2019

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Anstruther Lifeboat Station
Middle Pier
Anstruther
Fife
KY10 3AB

Station phone number

01333 310526

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Roger Grundy

Visitor contact phone number

01333 310526

Shop hours

April–October
Monday–Sunday
11am–5pm

October–December
Saturday–Sunday
11am–5pm

Shop phone number

01333 312503

News and media from Anstruther Lifeboat Station

Anstruther RNLI scramble to evacuate male with fractured ankle
Anstruther RNLI arrive on scene to rescue male with badly broken ankle
Article Sea safety
Anstruther RNLI scramble to evacuate male with fractured ankle
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Anstruther lifeboat author gives book proceeds to RNLI during May fundraiser
A Distant Field, written by Anstruther RNLI volunteer RJ MacDonald
Article People
Anstruther lifeboat author gives book proceeds to RNLI during May fundraiser
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Anstruther RNLI launch to female after 20-foot cliff fall
Anstruther RNLI and Coastguard crews assist female who has sustained leg injuries at the foot of the Elie Chain Walk
Article Lifeboats
Anstruther RNLI launch to female after 20-foot cliff fall
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Anstruther RNLI launch to assist a small vessel drifting close to rocks
Article Lifeboats
Anstruther RNLI launch to assist a small vessel drifting close to rocks
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