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

9.18pm 15 November 2019
3.18pm 6 November 2019
3.10pm 6 November 2019
7.26pm 14 September 2019
2.51pm 25 August 2019
3.10am 24 August 2019
3.10am 24 August 2019
1.23pm 1 August 2019
9.44pm 30 July 2019
6.49am 28 July 2019
10.34pm 20 May 2019
6.06pm 13 May 2019
6.06pm 13 May 2019
7.30am 11 February 2019
7.30am 11 February 2019
7.30am 11 February 2019
7.14am 11 February 2019
10.56pm 29 November 2018
12.49pm 22 October 2018
2.51pm 29 September 2018

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 9°C
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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 called out to assist in recovery of a small dinghy in difficulty.
Dinghy being left with Coastguard
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Douglas RNLI called out to assist in recovery of a small dinghy in difficulty.
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Douglas RNLI called out to assist in recovery of youths stranded on cliffs
First youth being transferred to the all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer
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Douglas RNLI called out to assist in recovery of youths stranded on cliffs
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Douglas RNLI lifeboat launched to go to the aid of a becalmed yacht
Douglas all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer with casualty vessel returning to harbour
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Douglas RNLI lifeboat launched to go to the aid of a becalmed yacht
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Douglas RNLI lifeboat goes to the aid of broken down yacht
Douglas all-weather lifeboat Marine Engineer with casualty vessel returning to harbour
Article Rescue
Douglas RNLI lifeboat goes to the aid of broken down yacht
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