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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

12.50pm 15 May 2022
4.21pm 12 May 2022
8.33pm 29 March 2022
8.21am 21 March 2022
3.32pm 19 March 2022
3.28pm 19 March 2022
7.15am 9 February 2022
1.27pm 4 February 2022
5.04am 3 February 2022
11.11am 1 January 2022
10.42am 1 January 2022
8.20am 29 December 2021
8.19am 29 December 2021
2.40pm 16 December 2021
7.30pm 15 December 2021
7.30pm 15 December 2021
4.24am 13 December 2021
4.07am 13 December 2021
10.35am 30 November 2021
12.26am 25 October 2021

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hartlepool Lifeboat Station
The Boathouse
Ferry Road
TS24 0RY

Station phone number

01429 266103



Visiting times

9am–4pm weekdays

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

Visitor contact

Chris Hornsey

Visitor contact phone number

01429 266103

News and media from Hartlepool Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Yacht with two people on board towed to safety by Hartlepool RNLI
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Article Fundraising
Long distance walker's fundraiser for the RNLI
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Article People
Bettys fundraiser for Hartlepool RNLI
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