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Longhope Lifeboat Station

Longhope Lifeboat Station

Longhope Lifeboat Station has operated an all-weather lifeboat since 1874 and the crews have been honoured with 26 awards for gallantry. The station has also witnessed tragedy when eight crew members lost their lives while saving others at sea in 1969.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent lifeboat launches from Longhope Lifeboat Station

4.19pm 14 May 2024
2.00am 29 February 2024
11.29am 5 February 2024
7.06am 8 January 2024
4.18pm 29 September 2023
11.22am 28 September 2023
9.15pm 16 August 2023
4.11am 17 May 2023
6.03pm 16 May 2023
10.29am 8 April 2023
6.16pm 9 August 2022
2.49pm 1 August 2022
12.56pm 27 July 2022
2.14pm 5 July 2022
9.44am 15 March 2022
3.52pm 12 March 2022
2.55pm 15 September 2021
3.32pm 7 September 2021
7.54am 31 August 2021
7.06pm 25 August 2021

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Longhope Lifeboat Station
Longhope Pier
Longhope
Orkney
KW16 3PG

Station phone number

01856 701333

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Monday-Friday 10am-1pm

Shop hours

Monday-Friday 10am-1pm

Shop phone number

01856 701333

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News and media from Longhope Lifeboat Station

Article Fundraising
An evening of food and fun raises £837 for Longhope RNLI
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Article Fundraising
Longhope RNLI Lifeboat Guild get together for an exciting year ahead
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Article Lifeboats
Longhope RNLI lifeboat emerges from maintenance and responds to dinghy's aid
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