RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

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

9.06pm 27 July 2021
3.57pm 26 July 2021
7.42pm 23 July 2021
7.36pm 23 July 2021
10.16am 23 July 2021
9.25pm 21 July 2021
9.25pm 21 July 2021
9.20pm 21 July 2021
9.20pm 21 July 2021
5.13pm 21 July 2021
5.13pm 21 July 2021
1.30am 21 July 2021
4.44pm 20 July 2021
11.28am 20 July 2021
8.20pm 18 July 2021
4.51pm 18 July 2021
4.51pm 18 July 2021
6.59pm 16 July 2021
1.50pm 16 July 2021
3.44pm 14 July 2021

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 19°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

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

Station phone number

01202 665607


Public car parking close by
Steep stairs

Visiting times

By appointment only
Please contact visitpoolernli@yahoo.com

Shop phone number

01202 666046

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News and media from Poole Lifeboat Station

lifeboat in the harbour
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Poole RNLI evacuate woman after falling from footpath
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?