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

3.33pm 26 August 2022
4.04pm 23 August 2022
3.44pm 23 August 2022
2.28pm 10 August 2022
11.56am 29 July 2022
6.23pm 14 July 2022
1.54pm 19 June 2022
8.49am 19 June 2022
11.48pm 10 June 2022
9.08am 5 June 2022
2.00pm 2 June 2022
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

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 19°C
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Dart Lifeboat Station needs your help to fund their new lifesaving home they urgently need.

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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 crew of the Torbay all weather lifeboat prepare her for coming alongside
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Dart and Torbay RNLI rescue two kayakers in rough conditions
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The stranded dolphin was moved to deeper water in an ambulance pouch alongside the lifeboat
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Dart RNLI lifeboat rescues stranded dolphin
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Garage sale to raise funds for Dart RNLI
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Dart and Torbay RNLI called to power boat on fire in Start Bay
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