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

RNLI Bembridge Lifeboat Station

Bembridge Lifeboat Station

Bembridge Lifeboat Station is located at the eastern end of the Isle of Wight, adjacent to the infamous Bembridge Ledge. Founded in 1867, it has a Tamar class all-weather lifeboat, Alfred Albert Williams, and a D class inshore lifeboat, Norman Harvey.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Bembridge Lifeboat Station

9.39pm 25 September 2021
9.45am 22 September 2021
9.23am 17 September 2021
7.20pm 11 September 2021
8.47pm 10 September 2021
8.06pm 5 September 2021
3.52pm 29 August 2021
3.35pm 29 August 2021
3.30pm 29 August 2021
10.03pm 27 August 2021
9.58pm 27 August 2021
7.32pm 23 August 2021
2.53pm 15 August 2021
5.27pm 14 August 2021
3.05pm 14 August 2021
3.05pm 14 August 2021
1.06pm 14 August 2021
8.55am 12 August 2021
10.37pm 3 August 2021
3.33pm 28 July 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Bembridge Lifeboat Station
Lane End
Isle of Wight
PO35 5TD

Station phone number

01983 875127


Parking, Disabled parking, Disabled access

Visiting times

Monday-Sunday 2pm-4pm

July-late September
Monday-Sunday 11am-4pm

School holidays and half terms
Monday-Sunday 11am-4pm

Shop phone number

01983 875906

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News and media from Bembridge Lifeboat Station

The Littlehampton RNLI volunteer crew returning to the slipway at Fisherman’s Quay in the early hours of 13 June after more than seven hours of search and rescue operations.
Article Sea safety
4 shouts in 36 hours for Littlehampton RNLI lifeboats and crews
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Nave Andromeda off Ventnor
Article Lifeboats
Bembridge RNLI’s All-Weather Tamar Lifeboat launched to provide safety cover
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Normand Pacific viewed from astern just prior to transfer of the casualty
Article People
Bembridge RNLI’s All-Weather Lifeboat medivacs a casualty on Christmas Eve
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G-V Sharon Vale grounded on the submarine barrier off Southsea
Article Rescue
Bembridge RNLI's All-Weather Lifeboat assists a 24m trawler off Southsea
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