Craster  lifeboat

Craster Lifeboat Station

For over 35 years Craster Lifeboat Station has operated an inshore D class lifeboat. The crews have been presented with two awards for gallantry.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Craster Lifeboat Station

12.43pm 20 August 2017
12.40pm 20 August 2017
1.40pm 18 August 2017
3.33pm 28 July 2017
2.28pm 10 July 2017
2.20pm 12 April 2017
1.53pm 2 April 2017
2.06pm 20 December 2016
2.45pm 23 August 2016
5.22pm 7 August 2016
12.10pm 3 July 2016

Today's weather

4°C Rain
Min: -5°C
Max: 4°C
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Next tide

Tue 12 Dec
High: 10:00am 4.3m
Low: 4:02pm 2.0m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

West End
Craster
Northumberland
NE66 3TS

Station phone number

01665 576050

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Kev Brown

Visitor contact phone number

01665 576503

News and media from Craster Lifeboat Station

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