Hayling Lifeboat station

Hayling Island Lifeboat Station

Established in 1865, Hayling Island Lifeboat Station carries out rescues in the eastern end of the Solent and operates two inshore lifeboats. The crews have been presented with 30 awards for gallantry during their history of lifesaving.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Hayling Island Lifeboat Station

10.52pm 12 January 2021
11.16pm 7 January 2021
9.06am 1 January 2021
2.28pm 26 December 2020
4.45pm 13 November 2020
12.45pm 7 November 2020
6.32pm 24 October 2020
2.16pm 22 October 2020
7.09pm 28 September 2020
2.07pm 24 September 2020
12.41pm 21 September 2020
5.50am 20 September 2020
5.57pm 13 September 2020
3.20pm 13 September 2020
7.45pm 12 September 2020
8.06pm 4 September 2020
3.48pm 2 September 2020
6.47pm 27 August 2020
4.11pm 22 August 2020
11.47pm 21 August 2020

Today's weather

4°C Rain
Min: -1°C Max: 4°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hayling Island Lifeboat Station
Bracklesham Road
Hayling Island
PO11 9SJ

Station phone number

02392 465641

Visiting times

Wednesday 7.30pm-9pm
Sunday 10.30am-12pm

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News and media from Hayling Island Lifeboat Station

The D-Class lifeboat is turning sharply in spray
Article Rescue
Hayling RNLI Lifeboat rescues two people and their dog.
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The casualty catamaan is seen from the port (left hand)side with it low in the water due to flooding
Article Rescue
Hayling RNLI Lifeboat rescues cats from a sinking catamaran.
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Wide photo showing the sea, lifeboat in the foreground and helicopter about to land by Hayling lifeboat station.
Article Lifeboats
Two fishermen airlifted to safety on Hayling Island
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