RNLI Donaghadee Lifeboat Station

Donaghadee Lifeboat Station

Situated on the north east coast of County Down, Donaghadee has had a lifeboat station since 1910 and the crews have been presented with three awards for gallantry. The station now operates an all-weather Trent class lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Donaghadee Lifeboat Station

3.31pm 19 May 2022
5.55am 17 May 2022
11.45am 25 April 2022
1.24pm 23 April 2022
11.53pm 23 January 2022
11.45pm 23 January 2022
4.24pm 12 November 2021
10.08am 11 October 2021
12.32pm 3 October 2021
12.32pm 3 October 2021
12.24pm 3 October 2021
6.06pm 17 September 2021
11.16am 16 September 2021
7.12pm 10 September 2021
1.03pm 5 September 2021
1.02pm 12 August 2021
6.05pm 10 August 2021
5.30pm 8 August 2021
3.01pm 23 July 2021
8.40pm 14 July 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Donaghadee Lifeboat Station
Co. Down
BT21 0DG

Station phone number

028 9188 8556



Visiting times

By appointment only


32 The Parade
County Down
BT21 0DG

Shop opening hours

Weekends only. 

1 April–December 2019


Shop phone number

02891 888 079

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