Douglas Lifeboat Station

Douglas Lifeboat Station

One of five lifeboat stations on the Isle of Man, and home to the founder of the RNLI, Sir William Hillary, today’s Tyne class lifeboat at Douglas is named after him. The crews have been presented with 21 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Douglas Lifeboat Station

6.11pm 29 December 2016
6.07pm 29 December 2016
1.11am 26 December 2016
1.03am 26 December 2016
8.11pm 22 October 2016
10.44am 27 September 2016
2.56pm 18 September 2016
7.11pm 30 August 2016
10.01pm 26 August 2016
5.28pm 22 August 2016
6.38pm 13 August 2016
4.48pm 1 August 2016
6.35am 27 July 2016
6.12pm 17 July 2016
10.53pm 8 July 2016
10.47pm 8 July 2016
8.55am 8 July 2016
12.31pm 3 July 2016
11.35am 19 June 2016

Today's weather

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Next tide

Mon 20 Feb
High: 6:29pm 3.9m
Low: 12:50am 1.7m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Douglas Lifeboat Station
Battery Pier
Douglas Head
Douglas
Isle of Man
British Isles
IM1 5BT

Station phone number

01624 621367

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

9am–5pm Monday–Friday
Don't Miss: Crew Training–Thursday evenings

Visitor contact

Tony Radcliffe

Visitor contact phone number

01624 621367

News and media from Douglas Lifeboat Station

Douglas RNLI joint exercise with Port Erin RNLI and UK Coastguard helicopter
Joint exercise with Port Erin Lifeboat and CG helicopter RESCUE 936
Video Crew training
Douglas RNLI joint exercise with Port Erin RNLI and UK Coastguard helicopter
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RNLI Douglas receive donation from 9 year old supporter
RNLI Douglas Deputy Launch Authority, Alan Skates, receives a cheque from David Livsey
Article Fundraising
RNLI Douglas receive donation from 9 year old supporter
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RNLI Douglas makes arrangements for Sir William Hillary Commemorative Service
His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor Mr. Adam Wood laying the wreath at the 2016 service
Article RNLI People
RNLI Douglas makes arrangements for Sir William Hillary Commemorative Service
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RNLI Douglas lifeboat launched to go to the aid of yacht with engine failure
Douglas RNLI lifeboat returning to harbour with casualty vessel.
Article Rescues
RNLI Douglas lifeboat launched to go to the aid of yacht with engine failure
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