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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Blackpool Lifeboat Station

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
11.28pm 4 September 2020
11.22pm 4 September 2020
3.30am 3 September 2020
3.00am 3 September 2020
7.57pm 2 September 2020
7.32pm 30 August 2020
12.18am 25 August 2020
6.44pm 24 August 2020
2.11am 20 August 2020
1.54am 20 August 2020
1.39am 20 August 2020
11.35pm 18 August 2020
7.26pm 18 August 2020

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 15°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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