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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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Blackpool Lifeboat Station

11.01pm 16 May 2022
6.14am 14 May 2022
6.14am 14 May 2022
3.15pm 11 May 2022
3.10pm 11 May 2022
3.05pm 11 May 2022
5.17am 8 May 2022
4.17pm 7 May 2022
4.17pm 7 May 2022
8.45pm 1 May 2022
8.40pm 1 May 2022
3.49pm 24 April 2022
1.46pm 21 April 2022
1.02am 18 April 2022
12.34pm 15 April 2022
10.47am 15 April 2022
3.28pm 26 March 2022
12.13pm 19 March 2022
3.54am 18 March 2022
1.10pm 16 March 2022

Today's weather

20°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 20°C
Get a 5-day forecast

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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