Kessock

Kessock Lifeboat Station

Kessock is one of Scotland’s youngest lifeboat stations, operating an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat. For over 20 years the lifeboat crews have launched the lifeboats, not only to save lives at sea but also to save lives inland during flooding.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kessock Lifeboat Station

9.41am 18 October 2017
4.58pm 10 September 2017
10.27pm 18 August 2017
12.44pm 13 August 2017
1.16am 23 July 2017
2.46am 19 July 2017
6.55pm 18 July 2017
6.23pm 2 July 2017
12.15pm 7 June 2017
1.48pm 26 May 2017
1.30pm 26 May 2017
1.43am 4 May 2017
2.00am 17 April 2017
12.23pm 25 March 2017
12.12pm 25 March 2017
9.19pm 28 December 2016
4.09am 14 December 2016
3.20am 13 December 2016
5.09am 11 December 2016
10.16am 26 November 2016

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 8°C
Max: 13°C
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Next tide

Tue 24 Oct
Low: 8:59am 1.2m
High: 3:27pm 3.8m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Craigton Point
North Kessock
Inverness
IV1 3YQ

Station phone number

01463 731372

Accessibility

Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only
Don't Miss: Crew Training 6pm–9pm Monday

Visitor contact

Gary Friedman

Visitor contact phone number

01463 772812

News and media from Kessock Lifeboat Station

RNLI Kessock Open and Recruitment Day
Lifeboat demonstration during Open Day
Article RNLI People
RNLI Kessock Open and Recruitment Day
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RNLI Kessock volunteer diverts his ferry to save fisherman from sinking
Creel boat Inshallah
Article Sea safety
RNLI Kessock volunteer diverts his ferry to save fisherman from sinking
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RNLI Kessock rescue 2 sailors rescued from water following capsize
RNLI Kessock lifeboat returning to station following rescue of 2 sailors
Article Rescues
RNLI Kessock rescue 2 sailors rescued from water following capsize
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RNLI fundraiser Alex Ellis-Roswell reaches £50,000 and sets a new goal
Article RNLI People
RNLI fundraiser Alex Ellis-Roswell reaches £50,000 and sets a new goal
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