Bangor lifeboat station

Bangor Lifeboat Station

Situated on the shores of Belfast Lough, on the north-east coast of Northern Ireland, Bangor Lifeboat Station has provided search and rescue cover for the area for over 40 years. The station operates a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Bangor Lifeboat Station

7.43pm 28 February 2021
10.44am 28 February 2021
6.34pm 25 February 2021
1.48pm 25 January 2021
11.09am 21 December 2020
10.55am 21 December 2020
12.50am 19 December 2020
6.09pm 15 December 2020
9.29pm 14 December 2020
4.20pm 7 December 2020
9.45pm 8 November 2020
5.52pm 21 October 2020
4.19pm 13 October 2020
11.50am 13 October 2020
1.41pm 10 October 2020
3.07pm 13 September 2020
9.08pm 11 September 2020
10.31am 9 September 2020
8.29pm 27 August 2020
9.34pm 17 August 2020

Today's weather

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Min: 1°C Max: 7°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

Bangor Lifeboat Station
Sea Cliff Road
Co Down
BT20 5EY

Station phone number

02891 459376


Parking, Disabled Access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Kevin Byers

Visitor contact phone number

07886 299416

News and media from Bangor Lifeboat Station

Article People
RNLI families in County Down appeal for help this Christmas for charity
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Bangor RNLI rescues four as motorboat breaks down on Belfast Lough
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Article Fundraising
Photographer To Capture All Northern Irish Lifeboat Stations On Glass
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Bring hope, even on the darkest days

Coronavirus has delayed crucial crew training and lifeboat maintenance. A kind donation from you could help keep our crews safe and ready to rescue. Will you give us hope this spring?