Arbroath Lifeboat Station

Established in 1803, Arbroath is one of the oldest lifeboat stations in Scotland and the last Scottish station with a slipway. The station is currently home to a Mersey class all-weather lifeboat and a D class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Arbroath Lifeboat Station

1.56pm 27 October 2020
1.56pm 27 October 2020
1.56pm 27 October 2020
8.05pm 21 October 2020
8.05pm 21 October 2020
8.05pm 21 October 2020
4.18pm 19 September 2020
4.06pm 19 September 2020
8.15pm 18 September 2020
8.15pm 18 September 2020
6.15pm 8 September 2020
6.15pm 8 September 2020
10.37pm 6 September 2020
10.32pm 6 September 2020
3.05pm 5 September 2020
2.59pm 5 September 2020
11.34am 30 August 2020
11.34am 30 August 2020
5.33pm 20 August 2020
5.33pm 20 August 2020

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 1°C Max: 9°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Arbroath Lifeboat Station
Shore
Arbroath
Angus
DD11 1PD

Station phone number

01241 873235

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

10am-4pm

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