Newbiggin Lifeboat Station

Newbiggin Lifeboat Station

Newbiggin Lifeboat Station, the oldest operational lifeboat boathouse in the United Kingdom, dates back to 1851. The crews have been presented with 16 awards for gallantry, and today the station operates an Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Newbiggin Lifeboat Station

4.07am 27 July 2018
5.12pm 26 July 2018
1.43pm 26 July 2018
3.08pm 14 July 2018
2.23pm 10 July 2018
7.33pm 12 June 2018
12.11am 27 May 2018
8.16pm 5 May 2018
5.40pm 15 April 2018
5.24pm 9 January 2018
2.38pm 20 August 2017
9.56am 15 August 2017
9.34am 15 July 2017
12.36pm 2 July 2017
4.25am 18 October 2016
12.01pm 18 August 2016
10.40am 26 July 2016
10.06am 28 June 2016

Today's weather

15°C Cloudy
Min: 13°C
Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Newbiggin Lifeboat Station
Old Sandridge
Newbiggin Bay
Newbiggin
NE64 6DU

Station phone number

01670 817320

Visitor contact

Stan Green

Visitor contact phone number

01670 817320

Visiting times

Sundays
10am-1pm

Shop hours

Sundays
10am-1pm

Shop phone number

01670 817320

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News and media from Newbiggin Lifeboat Station

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Steel by the Sea keep the crowds entertained
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