RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

Kippford Lifeboat Station

Kippford Lifeboat Station

Established in 1966, Kippford Lifeboat Station is situated in the small village of Kippford on the Solway Coast in southern Scotland. Kippford has operated an inshore lifeboat for 40 years.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Kippford Lifeboat Station

3.08pm 16 July 2021
9.57am 7 July 2021
3.41pm 1 June 2021
11.34am 27 February 2021
1.46pm 21 October 2020
1.01pm 18 October 2020
8.51pm 26 August 2020
7.00pm 27 July 2020
12.58pm 10 October 2019
3.50pm 21 September 2019
9.50pm 27 June 2019
2.15am 2 May 2019
12.27pm 10 November 2018
11.27pm 7 September 2018
11.59am 13 August 2018
4.50pm 10 August 2018
12.05pm 1 August 2018
2.11pm 1 July 2018
4.39pm 15 February 2018
2.34pm 9 September 2017

Today's weather

21°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C Max: 21°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Kippford Lifeboat Station

Station phone number

01556 620131

Visiting times

Please call the station to arrange a visit.

Shop phone number

01556 620027

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