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

7.29pm 15 April 2021
3.40am 28 March 2021
9.21am 26 March 2021
9.06am 26 March 2021
5.51pm 25 March 2021
9.41pm 17 March 2021
12.01am 16 March 2021
7.43pm 8 March 2021
7.43pm 8 March 2021
7.28pm 8 March 2021
9.49pm 27 February 2021
9.04pm 27 February 2021
2.24am 26 February 2021
8.36am 20 February 2021
8.36am 20 February 2021
2.40pm 8 February 2021
6.48pm 23 January 2021
11.20pm 16 January 2021
4.15pm 15 January 2021
9.35pm 9 January 2021

Today's weather

11°C Cloudy
Min: 5°C Max: 11°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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