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

12.08pm 22 September 2017
10.55am 3 September 2017
7.02pm 29 August 2017
1.06pm 10 August 2017
9.12pm 1 August 2017
3.36am 26 July 2017
8.55pm 17 July 2017
8.50pm 17 July 2017
12.15am 9 July 2017
11.48am 25 June 2017
6.56pm 17 June 2017
8.39pm 5 June 2017
6.45pm 27 May 2017
9.39am 28 March 2017
9.35am 28 March 2017
9.35am 28 March 2017
9.28am 28 March 2017
6.53pm 19 January 2017
1.41pm 31 December 2016
8.39pm 26 September 2016

Today's weather

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Next tide

Wed 22 Nov
High: 12:54am 3.3m
Low: 6:51am 0.9m
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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

Shop hours

It is a mobile shop, available on request

Shop phone number

07835618478

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News and media from Newcastle Lifeboat Station

Newcastle RNLI joint training exercise with UK Coastguard cliff rescue teams
Newcastle RNLI involved in Multi agency exercise with Kilkeel and Newcastle Coastguard rescue teams simulating a rescue off three coasteers stuck on cliff face
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Newcastle RNLI joint training exercise with UK Coastguard cliff rescue teams
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Newcastle and Portaferry RNLI rescue three men after yacht gets into difficulty
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Early launch for Newcastle RNLI launch to stranded sailor at Ardglass Marina
Newcastle RNLI launched to yacht aground
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Newcastle RNLI launch to reports of person in trouble in the water
Newcastle RNLI inshore lifeobat Eliza
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Newcastle RNLI launch to reports of person in trouble in the water
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