Enniskillen lifeboat station

Enniskillen Lifeboat Station

Enniskillen is the first RNLI inland station to operate in Northern Ireland and the second inland lifeboat station to open. With inland waterways being increasingly used for pleasure, the RNLI has evolved its service to include selected inland waterways.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Enniskillen Lifeboat Station

4.18pm 21 October 2017
3.16pm 16 September 2017
5.25pm 2 September 2017
4.05pm 26 August 2017
2.53am 26 August 2017
8.37pm 25 August 2017
11.47am 20 August 2017
5.47pm 26 July 2017
2.36pm 11 July 2017
4.19pm 22 April 2017
1.20am 13 April 2017
7.06pm 10 December 2016
7.05pm 10 December 2016
6.56pm 10 December 2016
5.17pm 7 November 2016
11.14am 26 October 2016
8.51pm 18 September 2016
2.50pm 18 September 2016
8.46pm 10 September 2016
8.45pm 10 September 2016

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 13°C
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Next tide

Tue 24 Oct
High: 9:22am 3.4m
Low: 3:28pm 1.1m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Enniskillen (Lower) Lifeboat Station
Lough Erne Yacht Club
Gublusk
Ballinamallard
Co. Fermanagh
BT94 7NZ

Station phone number

02866 388019

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Gary Jones 

Visitor contact phone number

07812 108154

News and media from Enniskillen Lifeboat Station

Enniskillen RNLI training exercise
Crew on RWC carrying out recovery of a casualty from the water and towing methods during training.
Video Crew training
Enniskillen RNLI training exercise
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Carrybridge Lifeboat and RWC goes to the aid of a vessel with fuel issues.
Video: Carrybridge Lifeboat and RWC goes to the aid of a vessel with fuel issues
Video Lifeboats
Carrybridge Lifeboat and RWC goes to the aid of a vessel with fuel issues.
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Carrybridge lifeboat and RWC go to the aid of boat with engine difficulties
Volunteer crew from Carrybridge Lifeboat Station were tasked at 11.16pm on 17/07/17 to a 19 foot sports cruiser with 4 people on board, which had suffered engine difficulties approx. 1 mile north of Naan Island. Carrybridge Inshore Lifeboat (Duckhams 2001) & their Rescue Water Craft (RWC053) proceeded to the casualty vessel’s position. A tow was set up by Lifeboat with the assistance of the Rescue Water Craft, and the casualty vessel was towed to Carrybridge
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Carrybridge lifeboat and RWC go to the aid of boat with engine difficulties
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Carrybridge RNLI lifeboat and rescue watercraft assist vessel with fuel issues
Volunteer crew from Carrybridge Lifeboat Station were tasked at 10.52pm on 13/07/17 to a 17 foot cabin cruiser with 2 people on board, which had suffered fuel difficulties 1½ miles north of Naan Island. Carrybridge Inshore Lifeboat (Duckhams 2001) & their Rescue Water Craft (RWC053) proceeded to the casualty vessel’s position. A tow was set up by Lifeboat with the assistance of the Rescue Water Craft, and the casualty vessel was towed to Carrybridge.
Video Lifeboats
Carrybridge RNLI lifeboat and rescue watercraft assist vessel with fuel issues
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