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

1.07pm 16 November 2017
9.05am 8 November 2017
2.34pm 18 October 2017
10.45pm 13 October 2017
8.36am 8 October 2017
4.38pm 5 October 2017
4.36pm 5 October 2017
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

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 12°C
Max: 14°C
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Next tide

Wed 22 Nov
High: 6:04pm 5.3m
Low: 12:22am 1.6m
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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

Enterprising success for RNLI fundraisers
Article Fundraising
Enterprising success for RNLI fundraisers
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Hartlepool RNLI rescues crew from sunken fishing boat.
Article Sea safety
Hartlepool RNLI rescues crew from sunken fishing boat.
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Lifeboat supporter donates to Hartlepool RNLI
Article Fundraising
Lifeboat supporter donates to Hartlepool RNLI
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Hartlepool ILB (solihull) assisting broken down boat
Video Lifeboats
Hartlepool ILB (solihull) assisting broken down boat
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