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

5.39pm 24 June 2018
10.18pm 20 June 2018
10.48am 13 June 2018
8.17pm 28 May 2018
5.58pm 26 May 2018
10.59pm 20 May 2018
6.41am 19 May 2018
5.39pm 7 May 2018
4.59pm 5 May 2018
11.11am 22 April 2018
10.41am 22 April 2018
4.06pm 21 April 2018
12.28pm 20 April 2018
11.05am 15 April 2018
12.08am 15 April 2018
10.32am 24 March 2018
12.11pm 9 March 2018
2.53pm 8 March 2018
6.55pm 14 January 2018
8.44am 8 December 2017

Today's weather

20°C Sunshine
Min: 11°C
Max: 20°C
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Next tide

Mon 25 Jun
Low: 9.07am 0.5m
High: 3.09pm 1.5m
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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

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Article Fundraising
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Hartlepool RNLI volunteer lifeboat crews rescue dinghy couple lost in thick fog
Article Rescues
Hartlepool RNLI volunteer lifeboat crews rescue dinghy couple lost in thick fog
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Redcar and Hartlepool lifeboats come to the aid of disabled yacht
Redcar RNLI tows a disable yacht towards Hartlepool
Article Rescues
Redcar and Hartlepool lifeboats come to the aid of disabled yacht
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