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

5.24pm 5 August 2017
12.30pm 4 August 2017
11.45pm 1 August 2017
11.31pm 1 August 2017
2.56pm 5 July 2017
7.33pm 4 July 2017
5.13pm 30 June 2017
1.59pm 18 June 2017
4.50pm 15 June 2017
11.12am 3 June 2017
11.03am 3 June 2017
3.01pm 27 May 2017
9.15pm 6 May 2017
1.35pm 11 April 2017
1.14pm 8 April 2017
9.48pm 7 April 2017
11.45am 2 April 2017
2.10am 28 March 2017
12.57pm 18 March 2017
5.55pm 15 March 2017

Today's weather

25°C Rain
Min: 16°C
Max: 25°C
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Next tide

Thu 17 Aug
Low: 1:41pm 1.1m
High: 8:04pm 3.4m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

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

Station phone number

01255 421471

Accessibility

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

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