Lochinver Lifeboat Station

Lochinver Lifeboat Station

Set amongst spectacular scenery, Lochinver Lifeboat Station has operated an all-weather lifeboat for nearly 40 years. The ‘Penza’ boathouse is one of eight boathouses funded from a legacy from Mrs Eugenie Boucher.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lochinver Lifeboat Station

2.14am 30 June 2019
2.00am 24 June 2019
10.06am 24 May 2019
12.32am 21 April 2019
1.26am 24 November 2018
1.12am 24 November 2018
12.56pm 16 November 2018
4.47pm 2 October 2018
5.23pm 26 September 2018
4.57pm 11 September 2018
1.00pm 8 August 2018
2.59pm 18 July 2018
3.29pm 17 July 2018
5.01pm 27 May 2018
4.28pm 26 March 2018
4.28pm 26 March 2018
3.44pm 24 February 2018
5.09pm 18 February 2018
5.08pm 18 February 2018
5.37pm 18 January 2018

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Lochinver Harbour
Lochinver
Sutherland
IV27 4JY

Station phone number

01571 844513

Accessibility

Parking

Visiting times

Usually 9am–4pm Monday–Friday

Visitor contact

David MacAskill

Visitor contact phone number

01571 844513

News and media from Lochinver Lifeboat Station

Young people visit Lochinver RNLI during a fundraising trek
Pupils visiting RNLI Lochinver lifeboat
Article Fundraising
Young people visit Lochinver RNLI during a fundraising trek
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Bronze Medal presented to Lochinver Coxswain David MacAskill
RNLI chairman Stuart Popham presented a Bronze Medal to Lochinver coxswain David MacAskill at a ceremony in Lochinver on Friday 18 November
Video Heritage
Bronze Medal presented to Lochinver Coxswain David MacAskill
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Bronze Medal presented to Lochinver coxswain for saving four lives
Lochinver coxswain David MacAskill with his Bronze Medal
Article Rescue
Bronze Medal presented to Lochinver coxswain for saving four lives
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Bravery of Lochinver lifeboat crew celebrated with RNLI awards
Article Lifeboats
Bravery of Lochinver lifeboat crew celebrated with RNLI awards
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