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

RNLI Campeltown Lifeboat Station

Campbeltown Lifeboat Station

Established in 1861, Campbeltown Lifeboat Station is strategically placed to cover the notorious Mull of Kintyre and the North Channel. The crews have been awarded 11 medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Campbeltown Lifeboat Station

1.25pm 26 July 2021
1.25pm 26 July 2021
1.25pm 26 July 2021
2.30pm 25 July 2021
2.25pm 25 July 2021
1.10pm 19 July 2021
11.10am 19 July 2021
9.54pm 12 July 2021
10.25am 11 July 2021
4.04pm 7 July 2021
6.56pm 4 July 2021
4.50pm 28 June 2021
11.54am 26 June 2021
11.56pm 22 June 2021
6.36pm 17 June 2021
3.20pm 10 June 2021
3.17pm 29 May 2021
1.32pm 24 April 2021
3.01pm 6 November 2020
10.56am 16 October 2020

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Campbeltown Lifeboat Station
Capt Ian Weir Crawford Boathouse
The Old Quay
PA28 6ED

Station phone number

01586 552414


Parking, Disabled access

Visiting times

Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Shop hours

Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Shop phone number

01586 551894

News and media from Campbeltown Lifeboat Station

Article People
Red Bay and Campbeltown RNLI rescue sailor off the Mull of Kintyre
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Customised Porsche 911- Atlantic 85 on the road!
Article Sea safety
RNLI - 911 Challenge - Stop 77- Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station
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Helicopter and Atlantic 85 arrive at the scene
Article Sea safety
Tighnabruaich Lifeboat rescue capsized Mirror Dinghy in Kyles
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Red Bay RNLI and Campbeltown RNLI in search for missing surfer
Article Rescue
Red Bay RNLI involved in search for missing surfer off Scottish coast
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