Killkeel Lifeboat Station

Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

Located on the south east coast of County Down, Kilkeel Lifeboat Station covers an area with the largest fishing fleet in Ireland. The station operates an inshore B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

6.50pm 17 March 2019
9.24pm 6 March 2019
5.39am 24 February 2019
6.51pm 31 December 2018
7.37pm 26 November 2018
11.48pm 10 November 2018
7.41pm 24 October 2018
11.33pm 23 October 2018
1.57pm 23 August 2018
8.07pm 14 August 2018
1.39pm 2 August 2018
3.38am 29 July 2018
7.50pm 26 July 2018
6.12pm 10 July 2018
11.01pm 29 May 2018
10.57pm 29 May 2018
3.13pm 27 May 2018
4.35pm 3 April 2018
7.38pm 22 February 2018
8.49am 14 November 2017

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 10°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Kilkeel Lifeboat Station
Harbour Road
Co. Down
United Kingdom
BT34 4AX

Station phone number

02841 764161

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only
Don't miss: Crew Training–8pm Tuesdays

Visitor contact

John Fisher

Visitor contact phone number

07703 178180

News and media from Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

Kilkeel and Newcastle RNLI recover missing person
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Kilkeel and Newcastle RNLI recover missing person
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Newcastle and Kilkeel RNLI involved in recovery of missing person
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Newcastle and Kilkeel RNLI involved in recovery of missing person
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Kilkeel RNLI crew member and beach lifeguard supervisor, treads the boards
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Kilkeel RNLI crew member and beach lifeguard supervisor, treads the boards
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Kilkeel RNLI respond to Mayday in early hours to help fishing vessel crew
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Kilkeel RNLI respond to Mayday in early hours to help fishing vessel crew
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