RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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

11.27am 11 January 2022
4.31pm 9 January 2022
11.19am 19 December 2021
11.10am 4 December 2021
10.19pm 3 December 2021
6.56pm 3 November 2021
4.21pm 30 October 2021
8.44pm 23 October 2021
10.58am 23 October 2021
12.06pm 18 October 2021
5.37pm 15 October 2021
7.31pm 29 August 2021
4.41pm 26 August 2021
4.35pm 26 August 2021
5.28pm 18 August 2021
1.41am 29 July 2021
2.56pm 25 July 2021
10.30am 25 July 2021
10.30am 25 July 2021
7.05pm 21 July 2021

Today's weather

5°C Sunshine
Min: 3°C Max: 5°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Hoylake Lifeboat Station
North Parade
CH47 3AL

Station phone number

0151 632 2103


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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