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Mallaig Lifeboat Station

Mallaig Lifeboat Station

Located in a working port on the west coast of Scotland, Mallaig Lifeboat Station has operated an all-weather lifeboat for nearly 60 years. The crews have been presented with five awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Mallaig Lifeboat Station

9.55am 18 May 2022
6.29pm 16 May 2022
3.35am 11 May 2022
6.41pm 10 May 2022
6.39pm 10 May 2022
12.51pm 9 May 2022
5.47pm 7 May 2022
6.43am 2 May 2022
4.25am 30 April 2022
10.30pm 26 April 2022
9.32am 24 April 2022
9.03pm 20 April 2022
4.02pm 20 April 2022
12.30pm 18 April 2022
3.18pm 16 April 2022
3.29am 14 April 2022
9.17am 9 April 2022
6.41pm 4 April 2022
10.15pm 31 March 2022
6.29pm 18 March 2022

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Mallaig Lifeboat Station
Mallaig Harbour
PH41 4QD

Station phone number

01687 462579



Visiting times

9am - 5pm daily

Visitor contact

Mr Alexander (Mo) Mathieson

Visitor contact phone number

07802 155231

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01687 462573

News and media from Mallaig Lifeboat Station

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