Poole Lifeboat Station

Poole Lifeboat Station

Operating from the historic Poole Quay, Poole Lifeboat Station operates two inshore lifeboats: a B class Atlantic 85 and a D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Poole Lifeboat Station

6.27am 19 October 2017
11.16am 7 October 2017
1.23am 3 October 2017
4.56pm 26 September 2017
2.10pm 11 September 2017
3.14pm 8 September 2017
6.51pm 2 September 2017
8.25pm 27 August 2017
3.01pm 26 August 2017
2.22pm 25 August 2017
6.39pm 22 August 2017
5.49pm 19 August 2017
10.28pm 13 August 2017
1.02pm 6 August 2017
11.24pm 4 August 2017
1.53pm 1 August 2017
1.04pm 1 August 2017
5.00pm 30 July 2017
9.14pm 24 July 2017
5.44pm 18 July 2017

Today's weather

13°C Cloudy
Min: 12°C
Max: 13°C
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Next tide

Sun 22 Oct
Low: 1:40pm 1.7m
High: 3:10pm 1.9m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

The Bridge House,
The Quay, Poole,
Dorset,
BH15 1HA

Station phone number

01202 665607

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Summer
Wednesday 11am-4pm

Please contact the station to arrange a visit.

Shop phone number

01202 666046

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News and media from Poole Lifeboat Station

New floating boat house on the horizon for the Poole Lifeboats
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New floating boat house on the horizon for the Poole Lifeboats
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Poole RNLI assists 32ft yacht that had run aground
Poole lifeboat launched today at 11.20 (Saturday October 7th) to a report of a vessel aground at Giggers Island.

The lifeboat volunteers found the vessel a 32ft sailing yacht with one person on-board stranded at the entrance to the Wareham River, stuck on the mud at the edge of the channel, the vessel was heading up the channel to Wareham, the crew checked that the person was okay and attached a tow line. 

The vessel was towed into deep water, the tide was slack at that time. Once re-floated the vessel was happy to continue up the river.

The lifeboat crew returned back to station and after refuelling were ready for service by 1pm.
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Poole RNLI assists 32ft yacht that had run aground
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Poole Lifeboats assist yacht broken free from moorings
Poole Lifeboats assist yacht broken free from mooring
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Poole Lifeboats assist yacht broken free from moorings
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Back to back calls for Poole Lifeboats
Article Rescues
Back to back calls for Poole Lifeboats
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