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

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
7.58am 27 September 2018
11.53am 25 September 2018
10.17am 8 September 2018
10.06am 8 September 2018
1.41pm 24 July 2018
12.28pm 15 July 2018
11.22pm 14 July 2018
2.26pm 28 June 2018
1.01pm 28 June 2018
1.01pm 28 June 2018
5.13pm 10 June 2018
4.19pm 8 June 2018
5.47pm 5 June 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

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Ramsey and Douglas RNLI launched to aid fishing vessel with engine room fire
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Douglas RNLI arrangements for Sir William Hillary Commemorative Service 2019
Painting of Sir William Hillary
Article Heritage
Douglas RNLI arrangements for Sir William Hillary Commemorative Service 2019
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