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

11.12am 11 March 2019
12.40am 1 March 2019
9.01pm 26 February 2019
5.19pm 16 February 2019
5.15pm 16 February 2019
4.00pm 15 February 2019
10.07pm 7 January 2019
3.22pm 27 December 2018
5.16pm 16 December 2018
5.12pm 1 December 2018
5.06pm 1 December 2018
6.38pm 17 September 2018
6.38pm 17 September 2018
10.48am 9 September 2018
10.47pm 21 August 2018
12.55am 16 August 2018
6.36pm 7 August 2018
5.20pm 7 August 2018
9.00pm 30 July 2018
10.26pm 13 July 2018

Today's weather

12°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 12°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.

Visitor contact

John Earp

Visitor contact phone number

0151 342 9316
07802 940690

Shop hours

Easter-Christmas

Shop phone number

0151 639 8000


News and media from New Brighton Lifeboat Station

New Brighton RNLI conducts search on River Mersey
How a search looks from onboard our inshore lifeboat. Whether for a vessel, person or dog, these can and often do, continue for hours.
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New Brighton RNLI conducts search on River Mersey
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New Brighton RNLI lifeboat launches into fog for crew training
Lifeboat is launched from trailer onto a foggy River Mersey during crew training.
Video Crew training
New Brighton RNLI lifeboat launches into fog for crew training
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New Brighton RNLI training with Southport Lifeboat
New Brighton lifeboat being towed by Southport Lifeboat.
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New Brighton RNLI training with Southport Lifeboat
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RNLI New Brighton lifeboat crew rescues two men caught in Crosby mud
Lifeboat with two crew in foreground with two casualties and a crew member in the background
Article Rescue
RNLI New Brighton lifeboat crew rescues two men caught in Crosby mud
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