Exterior view of RNLI Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

Celebrating over 200 years as a lifeboat station, Hartlepool now operates two lifeboats – an all-weather Trent class, 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

6.02pm 10 October 2018
11.07am 29 September 2018
6.56pm 22 September 2018
4.22pm 14 September 2018
4.02pm 26 August 2018
4.04pm 19 August 2018
1.18pm 19 August 2018
3.59pm 14 August 2018
10.27am 11 August 2018
9.11pm 29 July 2018
5.55pm 25 July 2018
1.35am 24 July 2018
9.50pm 23 July 2018
9.43am 21 July 2018
1.46pm 19 July 2018
6.55pm 17 July 2018
6.21pm 14 July 2018
3.12pm 14 July 2018
1.43pm 9 July 2018
7.02pm 6 July 2018

Today's weather

16°C Cloudy
Min: 12°C Max: 16°C
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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

Hartlepool RNLI search for kayakers.
Article Rescue
Hartlepool RNLI search for kayakers.
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A family affair as baby Arthur visits Hartlepool RNLI.
Article People
A family affair as baby Arthur visits Hartlepool RNLI.
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Short shout for Hartlepool RNLI volunteers
Hartlepool RNLI volunteers were paged at 12.06 on Sunday 30th September to assist a 27ft Angling vessel with 3 persons on board that had suffered mechanical failure a short distance from the Headland Pilot Pier at Hartlepool.
Video Lifeboats
Short shout for Hartlepool RNLI volunteers
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Short shout for Hartlepool RNLI volunteers
Article Rescue
Short shout for Hartlepool RNLI volunteers
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