Hastings Lifeboat Station

Hastings Lifeboat Station

Operating both all-weather and inshore lifeboats, Hastings lifeboat crews have been presented with over 30 awards for gallantry. The lifeboat was one of 19 that took part in the evacuation of forces from Dunkirk.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Hastings Lifeboat Station

6.48pm 6 July 2022
3.02pm 4 July 2022
3.05am 30 June 2022
12.15pm 28 June 2022
10.49pm 24 June 2022
6.25pm 23 June 2022
4.33pm 18 June 2022
3.14pm 18 June 2022
5.07pm 3 June 2022
1.21pm 29 May 2022
5.01pm 22 May 2022
9.29pm 15 May 2022
3.30pm 9 May 2022
9.08pm 20 April 2022
3.45am 15 April 2022
10.02am 14 April 2022
8.57am 13 April 2022
6.48pm 3 April 2022
4.42pm 3 April 2022
4.30pm 2 April 2022

Today's weather

24°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 24°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hastings Lifeboat Station
East Beach Street
The Stade
Old Town
East Sussex
TN34 3AR

Station phone number

01424 720828


Disabled access, disabled parking

Visiting times

Generally 10am–4:30pm daily

Visitor contact

Shirley Hawley

Visitor contact phone number

01424 425502

Shop hours





Shop phone number

01424 461034

News and media from Hastings Lifeboat Station

RNLI Lifeguard on all-terrain vehicle (ATV) on the beach
Article Beach safety
RNLI lifeguards return to East Sussex beaches for half-term
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Richard Francis D Class RNLI Lifeboat
Article Lifeboats
All-female crew launch Hastings RNLI lifeboat to rescue swimmer
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Hastings RNLI Lifeguard on jet ski
Article Lifeguards
The RNLI on the lookout for lifeguards to help save lives at sea in East Sussex
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