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

11.40am 8 October 2020
11.23am 8 October 2020
10.50pm 21 September 2020
10.58pm 20 September 2020
1.27pm 19 September 2020
1.27pm 19 September 2020
1.15pm 19 September 2020
5.07pm 6 September 2020
4.41pm 6 September 2020
5.30pm 5 September 2020
1.02pm 5 September 2020
4.18pm 29 August 2020
5.27pm 26 August 2020
5.35pm 18 August 2020
6.43pm 16 August 2020
11.12am 10 August 2020
6.10pm 9 August 2020
2.44pm 8 August 2020
3.07pm 25 July 2020
8.00pm 22 July 2020

Today's weather

16°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 16°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

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-Friday
11am-4pm

Saturday-Sunday
10:30am-4pm

Shop phone number

01275 845538

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