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

5.23pm 14 August 2017
10.12pm 6 August 2017
11.54pm 5 August 2017
7.21am 25 July 2017
9.26pm 24 July 2017
3.07pm 19 July 2017
6.18pm 6 July 2017
4.17am 6 July 2017
10.48pm 5 July 2017
11.16pm 2 July 2017
9.22pm 24 June 2017
9.03pm 13 June 2017
12.31pm 31 May 2017
5.11pm 11 May 2017
2.01pm 5 May 2017
7.14pm 18 April 2017
4.56am 12 March 2017
11.28am 23 January 2017
2.13pm 23 December 2016
5.00pm 17 December 2016

Today's weather

22°C Rain
Min: 13°C
Max: 22°C
Get a 5-day forecast

Next tide

Thu 17 Aug
High: 2:50pm 8.1m
Low: 9:15pm 2.8m
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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

Winter       
Monday-Friday 12pm-4pm       
Weekends/Bank holidays 10am-4pm

Summer      
Monday-Friday 11am-5pm       
Weekends/Bank holidays 10am-6pm

Shop phone number

01275 845538

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News and media from Portishead Lifeboat Station

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Article RNLI People
Late night call for Penarth RNLI crews
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Portishead RNLI assist motor vessel that had lost power
Motor Vessel had lost all power en-route to Cardiff from Bristol Harbour.  Working with RNLI Barry Dock the casulty was taken to Cardiff.  2 adults and 2 children on board.
Video Lifeboats
Portishead RNLI assist motor vessel that had lost power
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5.Derek Weatherburn during his safety talk at the Lifeboat Station© 1st North Weston Brownies
Article Beach safety
Brownies Welcome Home after 3 Call Outs In 19hrs
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RNLI gather partners together for the first Severn Estuary Water Safety meeting
Article Sea safety
RNLI gather partners together for the first Severn Estuary Water Safety meeting
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