Newcastle Lifeboat Station

Newcastle Lifeboat Station

Established in 1825, Newcastle Lifeboat Station operates an all-weather Mersey class lifeboat and an inshore D class lifeboat. The crews have been awarded thirty medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Newcastle Lifeboat Station

8.12pm 10 October 2019
4.39pm 3 October 2019
4.10pm 3 October 2019
4.10pm 3 October 2019
3.35pm 31 August 2019
8.49am 31 August 2019
9.47pm 8 August 2019
3.59pm 2 August 2019
2.20pm 30 July 2019
4.46pm 21 July 2019
8.51pm 19 July 2019
7.36pm 9 July 2019
3.54am 6 July 2019
3.50am 6 July 2019
2.59pm 4 July 2019
4.35pm 27 June 2019
1.19pm 9 June 2019
5.20pm 31 May 2019
5.20pm 31 May 2019
5.13pm 31 May 2019

Today's weather

12°C Overcast
Min: 7°C Max: 12°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Newcastle Lifeboat Station
South Promanade
Newcastle
Co. Down
BT33 0EX

Station phone number

028 4372 5138

Accessibility

parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

10am-4pm

Visitor contact

Fionnaula Nellis

Visitor contact phone number

07592 365053

Visitor contact email

fionnualanellis92@hotmail.co.uk

Shop hours

It is a mobile shop, available on request 

News and media from Newcastle Lifeboat Station

Newcastle RNLI pays tribute to long-serving lifeboat volunteer on his passing
Hugh Patrick Paul MBE
Article People
Newcastle RNLI pays tribute to long-serving lifeboat volunteer on his passing
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Photographer To Capture All Northern Irish Lifeboat Stations On Glass
Article Fundraising
Photographer To Capture All Northern Irish Lifeboat Stations On Glass
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Portaferry launches to three call outs in Strangford Lough over a busy weekend
Portaferry Lifeboat launching on service
Article Rescue
Portaferry launches to three call outs in Strangford Lough over a busy weekend
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Family raise £9,000 for Newcastle RNLI in memory of local woman Ruth Maguire
Ruth’s fiancé Jim Griffin presents a cheque for £9,000 to Newcastle RNLI’s station coxswain Nathan Leneghan (right) and fellow crew members who were involved in the search, from left, Sean Cunningham, station mechanic Shane Rice, Gerry McConkey and David Hughes. Also included is Newcastle RNLI’s lifeboat operations manager, Lisa Ramsden.
Article Fundraising
Family raise £9,000 for Newcastle RNLI in memory of local woman Ruth Maguire
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