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

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

12.25am 18 October 2021
10.54pm 17 October 2021
2.33pm 11 October 2021
4.57pm 10 October 2021
2.27am 25 September 2021
4.20pm 19 September 2021
11.55pm 18 September 2021
2.58pm 18 September 2021
6.53pm 17 September 2021
3.34am 16 September 2021
2.45am 14 September 2021
12.03am 9 September 2021
10.27pm 8 September 2021
10.03pm 7 September 2021
3.17am 7 September 2021
10.17pm 6 September 2021
7.41pm 5 September 2021
1.22am 4 September 2021
7.30pm 2 September 2021
12.40am 31 August 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 14°C
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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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D class lifeboat in foreground and busy beach in the background
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