Exterior view of RNLI Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

Celebrating over 200 years as a lifeboat station, Hartlepool now operates three lifeboats – an all-weather Trent class, a B class Atlantic 75, and a B class Atlantic 85. The crews have been presented with 23 awards for gallantry, including one Gold Medal.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

10.57pm 18 September 2017
6.19am 4 September 2017
1.22pm 2 September 2017
10.22am 30 August 2017
4.29pm 27 August 2017
1.41pm 27 August 2017
7.55am 16 August 2017
10.27pm 12 August 2017
1.36pm 7 August 2017
10.21pm 2 August 2017
6.26pm 2 August 2017
5.53pm 30 July 2017
8.55am 14 July 2017
3.06am 1 July 2017
1.52am 30 June 2017
6.09pm 28 June 2017
5.06pm 25 June 2017
5.05pm 25 June 2017
5.01pm 25 June 2017
4.14pm 9 June 2017

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 16°C
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Next tide

Thu 21 Sep
Low: 11:38am 0.7m
High: 5:41pm 5.7m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hartlepool Lifeboat Station
The Boathouse
Ferry Road
Middleton
Hartlepool
TS24 0RY

Station phone number

01429 266103

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

9am–4pm weekdays

Don't miss: crew training Thursday evening and Sunday morning

Visitor contact

Mike Craddy or Garry Waugh

Visitor contact phone number

01429 266103

News and media from Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

Long Service Awards for Hartlepool RNLI volunteers
Article RNLI People
Long Service Awards for Hartlepool RNLI volunteers
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Late night shout for Hartlepool RNLI
Article Rescues
Late night shout for Hartlepool RNLI
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Brownies learn about sea safety with Hartlepool RNLI.
Article Sea safety
Brownies learn about sea safety with Hartlepool RNLI.
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Hartlepool RNLI assists yacht with mechanical failure
Article Rescues
Hartlepool RNLI assists yacht with mechanical failure
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