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Lytham St Annes Lifeboat Station

The Lytham St Annes Lifeboat Station operates two Lifeboats, a Shannon class all-weather lifeboat and a D class inshore boat. These are housed in separate boathouses 3.5 miles apart, one in Lytham and the other in St Annes.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Lytham St Annes Lifeboat Station

12.35pm 10 April 2021
4.34pm 1 April 2021
8.36am 20 February 2021
5.03pm 19 February 2021
2.56pm 27 January 2021
11.20pm 16 January 2021
4.35pm 11 January 2021
9.37am 21 November 2020
10.28pm 8 November 2020
12.40pm 16 September 2020
3.33pm 6 September 2020
12.44pm 30 August 2020
1.49am 20 August 2020
1.19am 17 August 2020
7.40pm 15 August 2020
6.40pm 15 August 2020
3.56pm 11 August 2020
3.53pm 8 August 2020
4.32pm 31 July 2020
10.41pm 26 July 2020

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 12°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

All-weather lifeboat boathouse
South Promenade
Lytham St Annes

Inshore lifeboat boathouse
Central Beach
Lytham St Annes

Station phone number

All-weather lifeboat boathouse
01253 714900

Inshore lifeboat boathouse
01253 736316


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

All-weather lifeboat boathouse
Viewing gallery open during shop hours

Inshore lifeboat boathouse
By appointment only

Visitor contact

Sarah Smith

Visitor contact phone number

01253 739748

Shop hours



Shop phone number

All-weather lifeboat boathouse
01253 720285

Inshore lifeboat boathouse
01253 733638

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News and media from Lytham St Annes Lifeboat Station

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a lifeboat man in life jacket and cap
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