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.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Clacton-on-Sea Lifeboat Station

10.30am 18 April 2021
10.30am 18 April 2021
6.34pm 25 February 2021
9.43am 21 November 2020
2.22pm 19 November 2020
3.03pm 24 October 2020
10.50am 3 October 2020
2.53pm 19 September 2020
5.59pm 17 September 2020
10.24am 15 September 2020
8.38pm 10 September 2020
11.11am 5 September 2020
3.20pm 4 September 2020
10.23am 2 September 2020
5.22pm 30 August 2020
4.54am 30 August 2020
3.45am 30 August 2020
5.49am 24 August 2020
7.53pm 23 August 2020
8.42pm 20 August 2020

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 9°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

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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