RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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

1.51pm 16 January 2022
10.59am 25 December 2021
3.43pm 12 November 2021
1.57pm 5 November 2021
11.13pm 3 November 2021
6.22pm 21 October 2021
3.55pm 19 October 2021
11.54pm 8 October 2021
3.01pm 3 October 2021
3.37pm 30 September 2021
3.06pm 26 September 2021
4.00pm 12 September 2021
6.51pm 30 August 2021
12.56pm 12 August 2021
7.12pm 10 August 2021
7.29pm 1 August 2021
2.56pm 25 July 2021
8.23pm 22 July 2021
10.46pm 21 July 2021
1.06am 21 July 2021

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 9°C
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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

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RNLI launches Mayday call for funds as figures highlight crews lifesaving work
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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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