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

RNLI Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

Established in 1878, Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station now houses two inshore lifeboats in a modern boathouse built in 2006. The crews have received 24 medals in their long history of lifesaving.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

1.02pm 24 July 2021
9.06am 24 July 2021
2.11pm 23 July 2021
9.22am 22 July 2021
7.46pm 21 July 2021
6.29pm 16 July 2021
11.33pm 13 July 2021
11.33pm 13 July 2021
7.00am 11 July 2021
8.56pm 10 July 2021
2.55am 7 July 2021
2.55am 7 July 2021
4.01pm 27 June 2021
12.04pm 18 June 2021
2.51pm 2 June 2021
8.53am 29 May 2021
3.56pm 26 May 2021
1.13am 23 May 2021
4.04pm 6 May 2021
3.55pm 6 May 2021

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station
Hastings Avenue
CO15 1BW

Station phone number

01255 421471


Parking, Disabled Parking

Visiting times

Monday-Sunday 10am-3pm

Shop phone number

01255 479963

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News and media from Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

Clacton RNLI D-Class ILB "Damar's Pride" - D849 ready to be named
Article Heritage
Clacton RNLI welcome Damar’s Pride to the fleet
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Article Rescue
Clacton RNLI Atlantic 85 launched to aid person in water
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RNLI Clacton rescuing casualty from rocks
Article Rescue
Clacton RNLI’s immediate response saves a life
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RNLI Clacton D-Class ILB "Damar's Pride"
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Clacton RNLI lifeboat rescue two kayakers in trouble
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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?