Fleetwood Lifeboat Station

Fleetwood Lifeboat Station

Celebrating over 150 years as a lifeboat station Fleetwood now operates both an all-weather Shannon class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat. The crews have been presented with 15 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fleetwood Lifeboat Station

9.41am 10 June 2021
6.54pm 5 June 2021
2.03pm 1 June 2021
1.33pm 31 May 2021
3.36pm 27 May 2021
5.37am 15 May 2021
11.01am 14 May 2021
11.01am 14 May 2021
2.06pm 12 May 2021
1.55pm 12 May 2021
9.11pm 29 April 2021
6.43pm 29 April 2021
12.15pm 16 April 2021
11.45pm 1 April 2021
2.13pm 31 March 2021
2.54pm 29 March 2021
2.54pm 29 March 2021
3.30pm 18 March 2021
2.39am 28 February 2021
7.50pm 19 February 2021

Today's weather

15°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 15°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Fleetwood Lifeboat Station
The Esplanade

Station phone number

01253 874000

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact email


Shop hours

Our shop at Fleetwood is closed for Christmas and the New Year.

From Saturday 19 January
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday

From Saturday 23 March
Seven days a week

Shop phone number

01253 878050

News and media from Fleetwood Lifeboat Station

Henry James and mum, Victoria, arriving at Fleetwood RNLI following their fundraising effort from Blackpool RNLI
Article Fundraising
Young Henry’s fundraising adventures for RNLI
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Fleetwood RNLI volunteer Jonathan Davies
Article Lifeboats
RNLI and family tradition inspires Fleetwood volunteer to travel the world
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Article Fundraising
Rescued Lancashire windsurfer launches RNLI Mayday campaign in the North West
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Article Beach safety
Rescued dog walker issues stark warning ahead of upcoming Spring tides
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?