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

6.32pm 12 September 2018
10.51pm 21 August 2018
10.51pm 21 August 2018
12.27am 21 August 2018
12.27am 21 August 2018
6.52pm 12 August 2018
6.52pm 12 August 2018
4.34am 5 August 2018
4.34am 5 August 2018
11.36am 2 August 2018
11.36am 2 August 2018
9.05pm 30 July 2018
9.05pm 30 July 2018
6.45pm 25 July 2018
6.45pm 25 July 2018
3.06pm 1 July 2018
5.33pm 25 June 2018
5.33pm 25 June 2018
8.41pm 24 June 2018
8.41pm 24 June 2018

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 4°C
Max: 12°C
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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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News and media from Hoylake Lifeboat Station

Thousands brave windy Bank Holiday for Hoylake & West Kirby Lifeboat Open Day
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Thousands brave windy Bank Holiday for Hoylake & West Kirby Lifeboat Open Day
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RNLI Hoylake Hovercraft assists two persons stranded in the dark off Wirral
Teenagers in inflatable
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RNLI Hoylake Hovercraft assists two persons stranded in the dark off Wirral
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Hoylake Hovercraft shout to two persons stranded in dinghy in Dee Estuary
Hoylake Hovercraft launched just after midnight to assist two persons stranded in a small inflatable dinghy in the Dee Estuary. The casualties and dinghy were brought on board the hovercraft and taken ashore to waiting UK Coastguard officers.
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Hoylake Hovercraft shout to two persons stranded in dinghy in Dee Estuary
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Mayor of Wirral joins Hoylake RNLI for lifesaving training exercise
Councillor Geoffrey Watt, dressed in yellow RNLI all-weather gear and wearing his civic chain of office, stands with the Hoylake Lifeboat crew in front of the Shannon class lifeboat
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Mayor of Wirral joins Hoylake RNLI for lifesaving training exercise
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