RNLI Blackpool Lifeboat Station

Blackpool Lifeboat Station

Blackpool Lifeboat Station is situated on the Central Promenade, just south of Blackpool Tower. It’s one of only two RNLI stations to house three inshore lifeboats – an Atlantic 85 and two D class lifeboats.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Blackpool Lifeboat Station

6.48pm 23 January 2021
11.20pm 16 January 2021
4.15pm 15 January 2021
9.35pm 9 January 2021
4.32pm 7 January 2021
6.04pm 23 December 2020
2.21pm 6 December 2020
12.44pm 29 November 2020
11.05pm 28 November 2020
4.08pm 28 November 2020
2.53pm 28 November 2020
9.32am 21 November 2020
12.35pm 8 November 2020
12.53am 22 September 2020
10.04pm 21 September 2020
9.46pm 21 September 2020
6.47pm 14 September 2020
6.27pm 13 September 2020
11.34pm 12 September 2020
9.56pm 10 September 2020

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 8°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

Blackpool Lifeboat Station
Central Promenade

Station phone number

01253 620424


Disabled access

Visiting times

Blackpool Lifeboat Station’s visitor centre and shop opening times are listed below:

Monday–Sunday 10am–4pm

Saturday-Sunday 10am-4pm

Visitor contact

Brenda Warburton

Visitor contact telephone number

01253 620424

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News and media from Blackpool Lifeboat Station

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D class & Landrover with volunteer crew on the beach with pier in the background
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