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

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
8.44pm 14 August 2020
7.07pm 12 August 2020
10.19pm 3 August 2020
8.17pm 21 July 2020
7.30pm 9 July 2020
12.09pm 3 July 2020
1.22pm 23 June 2020
10.14pm 22 June 2020
4.59pm 20 June 2020
4.54pm 20 June 2020

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 7°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 People
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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Article Rescue
Larne RNLI called to assist 24ft motor boat with engine difficulties
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Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?