Newhaven Lifeboat Station

Newhaven Lifeboat Station

Established in 1803, Newhaven Lifeboat Station covers from Beachy Head to Brighton. It’s a modern afloat station and operates an all-weather Severn class lifeboat. The crews have been awarded 19 medals for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Newhaven Lifeboat Station

1.36pm 10 July 2020
12.44pm 2 July 2020
6.42am 1 July 2020
12.41pm 26 June 2020
4.28pm 24 June 2020
2.37pm 24 June 2020
5.19pm 22 June 2020
3.27am 13 June 2020
12.38pm 4 June 2020
8.41pm 1 June 2020
4.10pm 1 June 2020
2.28pm 28 May 2020
7.05am 28 May 2020
9.27pm 25 May 2020
12.57pm 25 May 2020
9.41am 18 May 2020
6.08pm 15 May 2020
10.14pm 26 April 2020
12.20pm 29 March 2020
10.17am 25 March 2020

Today's weather

16°C Cloudy
Min: 9°C Max: 16°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Newhaven Lifeboat Station
West Quay
Newhaven
East Sussex
BN9 9BX

Station phone number

01273 514143

Accessibility

Parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Only during fetes and events

Shop phone number

01273 514587

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News and media from Newhaven Lifeboat Station

Couple cut off by rising tide rescued by Newhaven RNLI
Newhaven crew and rescued casualties wearing PPE on board Severn class lifeboat and launched Y-boat.
Article Sea safety
Couple cut off by rising tide rescued by Newhaven RNLI
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Boy clinging to basketball rescued by Newhaven RNLI
Viewed set back from the beach behind open grassland, the Severn Class lifeboat ‘David and Elizabeth Acland’ speeds through sea, close in to shore.
Article Sea safety
Boy clinging to basketball rescued by Newhaven RNLI
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Newhaven Tow The Line
The Severn Class lifeboat ‘David and Elizabeth Acland’ tows alongside casualty vessel into Newhaven Marina.
Article Rescue
Newhaven Tow The Line
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Tow and Mussels Kick Off 2020 for Newhaven RNLI
Newhaven’s Severn Class lifeboat ‘David and Elizabeth Acland’ towing motor vessel
Article Rescue
Tow and Mussels Kick Off 2020 for Newhaven RNLI
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