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

7.20pm 15 June 2020
7.03pm 13 April 2020
7.02pm 13 April 2020
3.16pm 6 February 2020
3.16pm 6 February 2020
5.36pm 4 February 2020
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

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 14°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 report of pleasure craft in difficulty
Casualty vessel being escorted by Douglas all-weather lifeboat, Marine Engineer
Article Rescue
Douglas RNLI called out to report of pleasure craft in difficulty
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Douglas RNLI called out to assist in multi-agency incident
Lifeboat being launched
Article Lifeboats
Douglas RNLI called out to assist in multi-agency incident
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Rough weather training exercise in Storm Jorges
Rough weather exercise ahead of Storm Jorge
Video Lifeboats
Rough weather training exercise in Storm Jorges
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Douglas RNLI receive further donation from young supporter
Douglas RNLI Deputy Launch Authority, John McCreadie, receives a cheque from David Livsey
Article Fundraising
Douglas RNLI receive further donation from young supporter
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