Fraserburgh Lifeboat Station

Established in 1858, Fraserburgh was the first RNLI station in Scotland. It operates from the rugged north-east coast and the crews have been honoured with 16 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Fraserburgh Lifeboat Station

6.33pm 19 October 2020
4.51pm 29 September 2020
2.54pm 9 September 2020
2.54pm 9 September 2020
7.41am 2 September 2020
7.35am 2 September 2020
11.40pm 4 August 2020
6.16pm 2 August 2020
8.11pm 10 May 2020
7.53pm 11 April 2020
6.06pm 18 February 2020
1.27pm 14 February 2020
3.38pm 13 November 2019
7.26am 15 October 2019
3.14pm 1 October 2019
7.22pm 20 September 2019
6.12pm 16 September 2019
12.45pm 15 September 2019
5.58pm 4 September 2019
1.47pm 30 August 2019

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 12°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

Shore Road
AB43 9BR

Station phone number

01346 515162

Visiting times

By prior arrangement only

Visitor contact

Visitor contact phone number


Shop hours

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 11am-3pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday 11am-3pm


Shop phone number

01346 515095

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News and media from Fraserburgh Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
RNLI Peterhead launched to assist multi-agency search operation
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Article Fundraising
Fundraising efforts a success for Peterhead RNLI
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Article Lifeboats
Fraserburgh RNLI Tasked to Man in Water at Sandhaven
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Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?