RNLI Portishead Lifeboat Station

Portishead Lifeboat Station

Portishead Lifeboat Station’s new state-of-the-art lifeboat station opened in 2015 and houses a B class Atlantic 85 inshore lifeboat. It previously operated as an independent station for 20 years.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Portishead Lifeboat Station

11.45pm 20 July 2019
3.05pm 20 July 2019
2.45pm 20 July 2019
3.20pm 10 July 2019
7.16pm 5 July 2019
3.00pm 26 June 2019
2.49pm 26 June 2019
10.00pm 19 June 2019
11.18am 7 June 2019
7.25pm 5 June 2019
7.18pm 1 June 2019
2.25pm 27 May 2019
11.09am 25 May 2019
11.09am 25 May 2019
6.29pm 19 May 2019
11.10pm 18 May 2019
7.30pm 4 May 2019
1.00pm 26 April 2019
9.31am 22 April 2019
5.50pm 11 April 2019

Today's weather

21°C Rain
Min: 14°C Max: 21°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portishead Lifeboat Station 
Pier Road
Portishead
BS20 7EA

Station phone number

01275 397219

Accessibility

Disabled Parking by arrangement.  Ramp to shop.

Visitor contact

Derek Weatherburn

Visitor contact email address

hello@portishead-lifeboat.org.uk

Shop opening hours

Monday to Saturday
11am-4pm
Sunday
10am-4pm

Shop phone number

01275 845538

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News and media from Portishead Lifeboat Station

Million-pound training fund helps local Portishead lifesaver learn vital skills
Lu Shephard at RNLI Portishead
Article Sea safety
Million-pound training fund helps local Portishead lifesaver learn vital skills
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Three RNLI volunteer crew assist sinking yacht
Barry Dock all-weather lifeboat
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Three RNLI volunteer crew assist sinking yacht
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Yacht in distress, towed to safety at Portishead Marina
A yacht with 2 people on board lost all power and were drifting in fast moving water in the Bristol Channel. RNLI Portishead were able to tow them back to the safety of Portishead Marina/
Video Lifeboats
Yacht in distress, towed to safety at Portishead Marina
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Two fishermen cut off by the tide rescue
Video Lifeboats
Two fishermen cut off by the tide rescue
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