RNLI Helensburgh Lifeboat Station

Helensburgh Lifeboat Station

Established in 1965, Helensburgh Lifeboat Station is located in Rhu Marina and provides a search and rescue service to the busy Clyde. The station operates a B class inshore lifeboat.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Helensburgh Lifeboat Station

6.25pm 13 August 2017
6.40pm 10 August 2017
2.39pm 23 July 2017
11.07am 21 July 2017
6.51pm 20 July 2017
2.11pm 12 July 2017
12.38pm 27 June 2017
4.24pm 26 June 2017
1.24pm 25 June 2017
5.06pm 24 June 2017
9.18pm 14 June 2017
2.10pm 14 June 2017
1.04am 14 June 2017
3.31pm 7 May 2017
3.10pm 23 April 2017
5.02pm 9 April 2017
6.17pm 24 March 2017
1.52pm 26 December 2016
10.58am 24 November 2016
6.21pm 27 October 2016

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 10°C
Max: 17°C
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Next tide

Thu 17 Aug
Low: 1:13pm 0.3m
High: 10:53pm 0.5m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Helensburgh Lifeboat Station
Rhu Marina
Rhu
Helensburgh
G84 8LH

Station phone number

01436 820438

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Visits can be arranged by appointment or during crew exercises normally held on Sunday mornings between 10am and 12.30pm.

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News and media from Helensburgh Lifeboat Station

Helensburgh - Report of drifting boat
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Helensburgh volunteers alerted after a yacht goes adrift
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Helensburgh volunteers alerted after a yacht goes adrift
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Helensburgh RNLI Lifeboat saves man from Clyde
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Helensburgh RNLI Lifeboat saves man from Clyde
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Helensburgh RNLI Lifeboat sent to person in water – Glasgow
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Helensburgh RNLI Lifeboat sent to person in water – Glasgow
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