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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Bangor Lifeboat Station

9.31pm 17 June 2021
8.24pm 16 June 2021
4.00pm 9 June 2021
10.37pm 2 June 2021
11.28pm 1 June 2021
9.06pm 1 June 2021
5.03pm 31 May 2021
8.11pm 23 May 2021
5.42pm 19 May 2021
2.23pm 14 May 2021
10.14pm 2 May 2021
4.24pm 18 April 2021
10.31pm 17 April 2021
5.57pm 17 April 2021
5.09pm 17 April 2021
11.49pm 3 April 2021
6.42pm 21 March 2021
12.38pm 14 March 2021
7.43pm 28 February 2021
10.44am 28 February 2021

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 8°C Max: 12°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 Fundraising
RNLI launches Mayday call for funds as figures highlight crews lifesaving work
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Article People
RNLI families in County Down appeal for help this Christmas for charity
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Article People
Bangor RNLI rescues four as motorboat breaks down on Belfast Lough
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Photographer To Capture All Northern Irish Lifeboat Stations On Glass
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?