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.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kilkeel Lifeboat Station

7.43pm 16 June 2017
7.41pm 6 June 2017
12.58pm 4 June 2017
12.50pm 23 April 2017
10.23pm 5 December 2016
8.08pm 29 October 2016
4.24pm 15 October 2016
10.05pm 27 September 2016
10.02pm 27 September 2016
8.08pm 14 September 2016
11.20am 31 August 2016
10.06pm 15 August 2016

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 9°C
Max: 16°C
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Next tide

Tue 27 Jun
High: 1:53am 3.7m
Low: 8:05am 0.3m
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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

Fish City shares new year's resolution with RNLI
Article RNLI People
Fish City shares new year's resolution with RNLI
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RNLI Fishing Safety event to be held in Kilkeel
Article Events
RNLI Fishing Safety event to be held in Kilkeel
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Kilkeel RNLI assist injured fisherman off County Down coast
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Article Lifeboats
Kilkeel RNLI assist injured fisherman off County Down coast
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Kilkeel RNLI assist injured fisherman from trawler
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Video Lifeboats
Kilkeel RNLI assist injured fisherman from trawler
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