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

4.52pm 29 April 2019
4.59am 20 April 2019
11.55am 18 April 2019
9.59am 11 April 2019
4.11pm 10 April 2019
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

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 5°C Max: 13°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 RNLI launched to assist in search for missing person
Article Rescue
Kilkeel RNLI launched to assist in search for missing person
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Kilkeel RNLI launch to recover an abandoned dingy
Article Sea safety
Kilkeel RNLI launch to recover an abandoned dingy
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The RNLI asks people to ‘give it some welly’ and answer the Mayday call
Article People
The RNLI asks people to ‘give it some welly’ and answer the Mayday call
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Kilkeel RNLI launch to reported drifting kayak
Article Lifeboats
Kilkeel RNLI launch to reported drifting kayak
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