RNLI Broughty Ferry Lifeboat Station

Broughty Ferry Lifeboat Station

Established in 1830, Broughty Ferry was the first inshore lifeboat station in Scotland. During the station’s remarkable history of lifesaving, the crews have been awarded seven medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Broughty Ferry Lifeboat Station

4.53pm 25 June 2022
6.00pm 21 June 2022
10.13am 17 June 2022
8.46pm 5 June 2022
5.22pm 25 May 2022
1.01am 22 May 2022
1.01am 22 May 2022
12.56am 22 May 2022
12.52am 22 May 2022
7.46am 28 April 2022
7.55pm 27 April 2022
7.22pm 25 April 2022
6.45am 30 March 2022
11.34pm 29 March 2022
2.53pm 18 March 2022
2.52pm 18 March 2022
2.51pm 18 March 2022
2.33pm 12 March 2022
5.36am 11 March 2022
5.36am 11 March 2022

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Broughty Ferry Lifeboat Station
Fisher Sreet
Broughty Ferry

Station phone number

01382 779956


Disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

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