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

Buckie Lifeboat Station

Buckie Lifeboat Station

Lifeboats have been launching into the waters of the Moray Firth from Buckie for over 145 years and the crews have been honoured with awards for gallantry. Today the station operates the largest lifeboat, the Severn class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Buckie Lifeboat Station

2.55pm 22 September 2021
2.36pm 15 September 2021
7.34pm 21 July 2021
5.13pm 19 July 2021
5.30pm 13 June 2021
1.15pm 13 June 2021
1.16pm 12 May 2021
2.59am 2 February 2021
7.44pm 8 December 2020
9.13pm 30 September 2020
12.58am 10 September 2020
8.59pm 6 September 2020
1.37am 15 August 2020
2.57pm 9 August 2020
12.16pm 5 August 2020
3.42pm 22 July 2020
6.17pm 16 July 2020
8.11pm 1 July 2020
10.15am 11 February 2020
8.28pm 14 November 2019

Today's weather

8°C Cloudy
Min: 5°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Buckie Lifeboat Station
Commercial Road
AB56 1TX

Station phone number

01542 831289


Parking available

Visiting times

10am–4pm weekdays.
Weekends by appointment
Don't miss crew training 10am Sunday

Visitor contact

Gordon Lawtie

Visitor contact phone number

01542 831289

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News and media from Buckie Lifeboat Station

Jake Murray (left) led the crew which brought Buckie’s current Severn class lifeboat, RNLB William Blannin, to her new home in the town
Article People
Obituary: Buckie Lifeboat crew pay tribute to their late coxswain, Jake Murray
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Gav Hyne (left), deputy mechanic of RNLI Buckie Lifeboat, accepts a donation of £250 from Amanda Fraser, administrator of Buckpool Golf Club.
Article Fundraising
Golfers chip in £250 donation to Buckie Lifeboat
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RNLI Buckie Lifeboat's daughter craft, the inflatable 'Y-boat', assists in setting lines aboard a yacht aground in the entrance channel to Lossiemouth Harbour
Article Rescue
Buckie Lifeboat assists yacht aground in Lossiemouth harbour channel
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