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

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
8.28pm 14 November 2019
3.03pm 29 October 2019
2.16pm 22 October 2019
12.17pm 11 October 2019
10.21pm 3 October 2019
11.11am 21 September 2019

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 17°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

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

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Article Crew training
Macduff lifeboat assists stricken fishing vessel
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Article Lifeboats
Class effort from Buckie RNLI's Aidan
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?