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

10.51am 29 April 2021
3.08pm 19 April 2021
12.06pm 15 April 2021
3.19pm 4 April 2021
10.44am 4 April 2021
10.44am 4 April 2021
6.42pm 25 March 2021
1.21pm 21 March 2021
2.39pm 8 March 2021
1.42pm 6 March 2021
10.00pm 28 February 2021
8.22am 28 February 2021
4.26pm 25 February 2021
5.46pm 24 February 2021
12.15pm 18 February 2021
4.48pm 17 February 2021
12.50pm 1 February 2021
8.46am 29 January 2021
8.46am 29 January 2021
4.45pm 28 January 2021

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 11°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
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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News and media from Hoylake Lifeboat Station

Article Events
Hoylake RNLI volunteers step up to Mayday Mile challenge
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Article Fundraising
Grieving North Wales family present RNLI with generous £11,500 donation
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Article Animals
Hoylake RNLI volunteers rescue dog from water in Leasowe Bay
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Article Lifeboats
Hoylake RNLI Coxswain to hand over the helm
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