Lerwick Lifeboat Station

Lerwick Lifeboat Station

Lerwick Lifeboat Station has had a remarkable history of bravery with its lifeboat crews being presented with 62 awards for gallantry, including the RNLI's highest accolade in 1997 - a Gold Medal.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lerwick Lifeboat Station

4.28pm 24 June 2018
5.52am 24 June 2018
5.49am 24 June 2018
5.48am 24 June 2018
5.47am 24 June 2018
5.34am 24 June 2018
9.27am 15 June 2018
5.26pm 27 May 2018
8.18pm 23 May 2018
8.41pm 10 May 2018
7.58pm 2 May 2018
10.30am 13 April 2018
3.18pm 12 April 2018
7.13pm 4 April 2018
10.30am 10 March 2018
3.07pm 13 November 2017
7.36am 2 November 2017
7.34am 2 November 2017
9.07am 4 September 2017
9.03am 16 August 2017

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C
Max: 12°C
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Next tide

Mon 25 Jun
High: 7.19am 0.4m
Low: 1.24pm 0.2m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Lerwick Lifeboat Station
The Old Tolbooth
Commercial Street
Lerwick
Shetland
ZE1 0AB

Station phone number

01595 693827

Accessibility

Parking on the quay or on Church Road

Visiting times

10am–4pm weekdays. Weekends by appointment.

Visitor contact

John Sinclair

Visitor contact phone number

01595 693827

Connect with us

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News and media from Lerwick Lifeboat Station

Lerwick lifeboat open day success
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Lerwick lifeboat open day success
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Courage and sacrifice remembered in Green Lily commemorations on Shetland
Volunteers from the Lerwick lifeboat come to the aid of the Green Lily 19 November 1997
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Courage and sacrifice remembered in Green Lily commemorations on Shetland
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Lerwick lifeboat station in campaign to reduce drowning
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Lerwick lifeboat station in campaign to reduce drowning
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Lerwick lifeboat launched to assist yacht
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Lerwick lifeboat launched to assist yacht
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