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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

3.50pm 24 November 2023
7.44pm 20 November 2023
9.35am 9 November 2023
10.41am 3 November 2023
10.39am 3 November 2023
8.08pm 18 October 2023
10.24pm 7 October 2023
1.45pm 6 October 2023
4.01am 13 September 2023
11.47pm 8 September 2023
9.37am 2 September 2023
4.47pm 20 August 2023
11.54am 14 August 2023
9.01pm 9 August 2023
10.06pm 6 August 2023
10.02pm 6 August 2023
11.51am 26 July 2023
6.00pm 17 July 2023
5.59pm 17 July 2023
1.04am 14 July 2023

Today's weather

3°C Rain
Min: -1°C Max: 3°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portishead Lifeboat Station 
Pier Road
BS20 7EA

Station phone number

01275 397219 

Visitor contact

Geoff Vian

Visitor contact email address

[email protected]

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News and media from Portishead Lifeboat Station

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