Hoylake Lifeboat Station

Hoylake Lifeboat Station

Established in 1803, Hoylake is one of the oldest lifeboat stations in the UK, although its boathouse and Shannon class lifeboat are state-of-the-art. It covers Liverpool Bay and the approaches to the River Mersey and River Dee.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Hoylake Lifeboat Station

7.07pm 3 September 2020
2.23pm 29 August 2020
5.35am 29 August 2020
5.13pm 28 August 2020
3.35am 26 August 2020
12.44pm 8 August 2020
9.08am 4 August 2020
2.34pm 24 July 2020
7.29pm 19 July 2020
12.36pm 6 July 2020
6.49pm 1 July 2020
5.25pm 1 July 2020
2.06pm 25 June 2020
11.31am 24 June 2020
4.42pm 7 June 2020
7.45pm 2 June 2020
5.09pm 1 June 2020
3.45pm 31 May 2020
4.41pm 30 May 2020
2.25pm 30 May 2020

Today's weather

17°C Cloudy
Min: 10°C Max: 17°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

Hoylake Lifeboat Station
North Parade
Hoylake
Wirral
CH47 3AL

Station phone number

0151 632 2103

Accessibility

Disabled parking

Visiting times

Monday-Friday 10am-3pm

Sunday 10am-3pm

Visitor contact

Brian Jordan

Visitor contact phone number

07786 737 671

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