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

8.16pm 17 September 2020
12.31pm 10 September 2020
1.23pm 22 August 2020
1.23pm 22 August 2020
11.43am 22 August 2020
4.58pm 15 August 2020
3.48pm 12 August 2020
3.30pm 12 August 2020
10.23am 11 August 2020
2.34pm 6 August 2020
9.49pm 30 July 2020
9.49pm 30 July 2020
3.55pm 26 July 2020
3.49pm 26 July 2020
3.49pm 26 July 2020
4.50pm 16 July 2020
9.19pm 30 June 2020
9.35pm 15 June 2020
12.43am 15 June 2020
3.46pm 14 June 2020

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 5°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

Morecambe Lifeboat Station
Marine Road Central
Morecambe
Lancashire
LA4 5BY

Station phone number

01524 410317

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Shop hours

January–Easter
Saturday–Sunday
11am–3pm

Easter–October
Monday–Sunday
10am–4pm

Christmas
Saturday–Sunday
11am–3pm
(unless Christmas/Boxing Day)

Shop phone number

01524 831179

News and media from Morecambe Lifeboat Station

Fleetwood RNLI cancels annual Lifeboat Day
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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Morecambe Christian Spiritualist Church Make £1000 Donation To Morecambe RNLI
Article Fundraising
Morecambe Christian Spiritualist Church Make £1000 Donation To Morecambe RNLI
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Heroes for Morecambe RNLI volunteers
Two boxes of chocolates next to an RNLI helmet on the Hovercraft
Article People
Heroes for Morecambe RNLI volunteers
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Morecambe RNLI volunteers tasked to two vehicles in the rising tide in two days
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Article Rescue
Morecambe RNLI volunteers tasked to two vehicles in the rising tide in two days
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