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

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
2.44pm 7 December 2017
1.07pm 16 November 2017
9.05am 8 November 2017
2.34pm 18 October 2017
10.45pm 13 October 2017

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 12°C
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Next tide

Tue 22 May
High: 10.14am 1.5m
Low: 4.49pm 0.4m
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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 called out to assist emergency services
Article Rescues
Hartlepool RNLI called out to assist emergency services
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Sunderland students fundraise for RNLI
Article Fundraising
Sunderland students fundraise for RNLI
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Hartlepool RNLI fundraisers cash boost
Article Fundraising
Hartlepool RNLI fundraisers cash boost
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Hartlepool inshore lifeboat crew assist jetski
Inshore lifeboat launched to assist a jetski which had broken down The ski was taken in tow and returned to Hartlepool Marina
Video Lifeboats
Hartlepool inshore lifeboat crew assist jetski
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