Islay Lifeboat station

Islay Lifeboat Station

Islay Lifeboat Station’s Severn class is operated from a new station located on the main pier, which was completed in 2013. The crew have been awarded four medals for gallantry.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Islay Lifeboat Station

2.54pm 28 May 2017
2.12am 21 May 2017
6.03pm 8 May 2017
4.01pm 1 May 2017
4.37pm 29 March 2017
6.43pm 21 February 2017
7.59am 28 January 2017
10.27pm 10 December 2016
11.14am 21 November 2016
5.09pm 31 October 2016
4.55pm 31 October 2016
11.25pm 19 October 2016
4.19pm 12 September 2016
12.53am 25 August 2016
12.43am 25 August 2016
9.51am 23 August 2016
9.22pm 18 August 2016
2.24pm 17 August 2016
2.22pm 17 August 2016
1.23am 8 August 2016

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 12°C
Max: 18°C
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Next tide

Tue 27 Jun
Low: 1:55am 0.2m
High: 4:54am 0.6m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Islay Lifeboat Station
Port Askaig
Isle of Islay
PA46 7RB

Station phone number

01496 840608

Accessibility

Disabled parking

Shop phone number

01496 840640

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News and media from Islay Lifeboat Station

Wedding reception cut short for RNLI Islay volunteer crew
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Article Rescues
Wedding reception cut short for RNLI Islay volunteer crew
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Islay RNLI lifeboat helps in search for missing surfer
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Article Rescues
Islay RNLI lifeboat helps in search for missing surfer
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RNLI Islay lifeboat called out to rowers in difficulty from Northern Ireland
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Article Fundraising
RNLI Islay lifeboat called out to rowers in difficulty from Northern Ireland
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Bronze Medal presented to Islay coxswain for saving a sailor's life
RNLI chief executive Paul Boissier with Islay lifeboat crew and two crew from the Deep Energy pipelay vessel
Article RNLI People
Bronze Medal presented to Islay coxswain for saving a sailor's life
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