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

12.01am 22 September 2020
3.54pm 19 September 2020
1.15pm 18 September 2020
5.31pm 12 September 2020
10.06pm 11 September 2020
4.01pm 30 August 2020
8.05pm 28 August 2020
8.45am 25 August 2020
10.18pm 19 August 2020
1.06am 18 August 2020
8.51pm 16 August 2020
5.56pm 15 August 2020
11.04pm 2 August 2020
6.36pm 1 August 2020
8.30pm 31 July 2020
4.13am 26 July 2020
4.32am 19 July 2020
11.51pm 18 July 2020
11.51pm 18 July 2020
3.19am 9 July 2020

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 13°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

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.

Visitor contact

Terry Thomas

Visitor contact phone number

07831 480099

Shop hours

Easter-Christmas

Shop phone number

0151 639 8000


News and media from New Brighton Lifeboat Station

New Brighton RNLI respond to drifting yacht in River Mersey
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New Brighton volunteer celebrates 40 years service
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New Brighton volunteer celebrates 40 years service
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RNLI New Brighton rescues two stranded casualties
New Brighton inshore lifeboat in action
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RNLI New Brighton rescues two stranded casualties
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