RNLI Dart Lifeboat Station

Dart Lifeboat Station

Established in 1878, Dart Lifeboat Station re-opened in 2007 after being closed for 111 years. It currently operates a busy B class and D class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dart Lifeboat Station

5.11pm 12 May 2022
5.04pm 12 May 2022
1.40pm 10 May 2022
11.30am 9 May 2022
11.30am 9 May 2022
9.59am 3 May 2022
10.01am 30 April 2022
6.30pm 16 April 2022
12.17pm 15 April 2022
11.53am 10 April 2022
2.07pm 20 March 2022
12.10pm 20 March 2022
11.43am 20 March 2022
8.24am 20 February 2022
6.04pm 18 February 2022
6.07pm 8 February 2022
1.27pm 24 November 2021
1.27pm 24 November 2021
8.17pm 5 November 2021
12.06pm 2 November 2021

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dart Lifeboat Station
Coronation Park
North Embankment

Station phone number

01803 839224


Disabled Access

Visiting times

To arrange a visit to the station please contact Kevin Murphy, Lifeboat Visits Officer, using the Contact us link on the station website


RNLI Shop 9 South Embankment (Ground Floor)

Shop phone number

01803 832423

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News and media from Dart Lifeboat Station

The stranded dolphin was moved to deeper water in an ambulance pouch alongside the lifeboat
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Dart and Torbay RNLI called to power boat on fire in Start Bay
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Dart RNLI B class inshore lifeboat leaves her Aqua Dock to assist a windsurfer in Start Bay
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Dart RNLI launches twice in quick succession
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