Morecambe Lifeboat Station

Morecambe Lifeboat Station

Celebrating 50 years as a lifeboat station, Morecambe has been presented with 11 awards for gallantry. The first RNLI rescue hovercraft was placed on service in 2002 and is now one of only four stations operating a hovercraft alongside conventional lifeboats.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Morecambe Lifeboat Station

10.31am 12 April 2021
11.51pm 6 April 2021
4.01pm 2 April 2021
4.01pm 2 April 2021
1.34pm 31 March 2021
1.34pm 31 March 2021
1.34pm 31 March 2021
11.56am 29 March 2021
9.59am 5 March 2021
11.17pm 9 January 2021
11.02pm 9 January 2021
11.55am 8 January 2021
8.14am 19 December 2020
6.01am 5 December 2020
1.53am 27 November 2020
12.42pm 17 November 2020
12.22pm 16 November 2020
8.07pm 7 November 2020
8.07pm 7 November 2020
11.04am 2 November 2020

Today's weather

11°C Cloudy
Min: 5°C Max: 11°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

Morecambe Lifeboat Station
Marine Road Central

Station phone number

01524 410317


Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Shop hours



(unless Christmas/Boxing Day)

Shop phone number

01524 831179

News and media from Morecambe Lifeboat Station

RNLI Lifeboats from Fleetwood's flank stations at Blackpool, Lytham and Barrow are joined by HM Coastguard helicopter in the Grand Parade.
Article Fundraising
Fleetwood RNLI cancels annual Lifeboat Day
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Article Fundraising
Morecambe Christian Spiritualist Church Make £1000 Donation To Morecambe RNLI
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Two boxes of chocolates next to an RNLI helmet on the Hovercraft
Article People
Heroes for Morecambe RNLI volunteers
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