New Brighton Lifeboat Station

New Brighton Lifeboat Station

Established in 1863 and located in the bustling seaside resort of New Brighton, the station operates an inshore rescue hovercraft and 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

1.22pm 3 August 2017
9.10pm 30 July 2017
5.57pm 30 July 2017
7.23pm 20 July 2017
5.59pm 20 July 2017
6.27pm 6 June 2017
11.19am 4 June 2017
2.52pm 1 May 2017
9.00am 24 April 2017
1.04am 4 April 2017
10.24pm 1 March 2017
7.13pm 16 February 2017
2.04pm 27 January 2017
9.40pm 13 January 2017
1.45am 27 December 2016
12.00am 18 November 2016
11.51pm 17 November 2016
4.11pm 27 October 2016
6.44pm 25 October 2016
7.43pm 15 October 2016

Today's weather

15°C Overcast
Min: 9°C
Max: 15°C
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Next tide

Thu 21 Sep
Low: 7:14am 0.8m
High: 12:45pm 9.8m
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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

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