RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

New Brighton Lifeboat Station

New Brighton Lifeboat Station

Established in 1863 and located in the bustling seaside resort of New Brighton, the station operates a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat. The crews have been presented with a remarkable 48 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from New Brighton Lifeboat Station

8.25am 31 July 2021
1.13am 29 July 2021
7.34pm 26 July 2021
1.36am 26 July 2021
6.35pm 21 July 2021
6.55pm 20 July 2021
7.45pm 19 July 2021
7.04pm 18 July 2021
7.14pm 11 July 2021
9.32pm 10 July 2021
6.37am 10 July 2021
5.25am 30 June 2021
4.05pm 29 June 2021
6.10pm 22 June 2021
6.10pm 22 June 2021
12.30pm 13 June 2021
10.03am 13 June 2021
2.20am 13 June 2021
2.20am 13 June 2021
2.20am 13 June 2021

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 8°C Max: 17°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

New Brighton Lifeboat Station
Kings Parade
New Brighton
Wirral
CH45 2ND

Station phone number

0151 6398000

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment. 

Shop hours

Easter-Christmas

Shop phone number

0151 639 8000


News and media from New Brighton Lifeboat Station

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RNLI New Brighton rescue man drifting out to sea
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Article Fundraising
RNLI Wirral team members to tackle 108-mile endurance fundraising challenge
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New Brighton RNLI volunteer Mark Daly ahead of the LEJOB challenge in aid of the RNLI.
Article Fundraising
New Brighton lifeboat volunteer takes on LEJOG in aid of RNLI
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?