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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

10.53pm 12 April 2024
6.22am 7 April 2024
4.49pm 24 March 2024
6.30am 22 March 2024
1.52pm 21 March 2024
6.18pm 19 March 2024
3.56am 14 March 2024
12.05pm 5 February 2024
11.21am 31 January 2024
11.23pm 27 January 2024
3.45pm 23 January 2024
2.16pm 12 January 2024
3.02pm 29 December 2023
10.15am 1 December 2023
1.04pm 22 November 2023
9.29am 30 October 2023
11.05am 20 October 2023
3.17pm 15 October 2023
12.28pm 5 October 2023
9.28am 25 September 2023

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hastings RNLI Lifeboat Station
The Stade
East Sussex
TN34 3FJ

Station phone number

01424 720828 

Visiting times

Due to refurbishment work within the station, we will not be hosting public visits until the beginning of May

Visitor contact email address

[email protected]

Shop hours

10.30am - 4.30pm daily

Shop phone number

01424 461034

Fundraising enquiries phone number

01424 400708

Fundraising enquiries email address

[email protected]


News and media from Hastings Lifeboat Station

From left to right: 17-21 Newhaven Lifeboat, 14-15 Eastbourne’s relief lifeboat, 14-02 Eastbourne lifeboat, D-876 Eastbourne D-Class, 13-28 Hasting’s lifeboat
Article Sea safety
A warm welcome and fond farewell for RNLI lifeboat Esme Anderson
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Taken from bridge of the trent looking at the yacht
Article Rescue
Eastbourne RNLI respond to two taskings in one morning
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RNLI Lifeguard on rescue watercraft (RWC) or jet ski
Article Beach safety
End of the busy summer season for RNLI lifeguards in East Sussex
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Three RNLI Lifeguards patrolling the beach near the water holding rescue tubes
Article Beach safety
RNLI lifeguards in urgent river rescue at Rye Harbour
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