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

10.14am 27 March 2023
8.52am 22 March 2023
7.46am 21 March 2023
7.14am 10 December 2022
9.54am 28 October 2022
8.16am 26 October 2022
5.41am 25 October 2022
1.33pm 17 October 2022
12.23pm 18 September 2022
3.03am 24 August 2022
4.20pm 14 August 2022
6.33pm 6 August 2022
5.00am 31 July 2022
2.16pm 27 July 2022
2.05pm 20 July 2022
6.31pm 17 July 2022
12.15pm 11 July 2022
12.14pm 11 July 2022
6.20pm 26 June 2022
7.42pm 11 June 2022

Today's weather

10°C Rain
Min: 7°C Max: 10°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]

Shop opening hours



Shop phone number

01275 845538

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News and media from Portishead Lifeboat Station

The four crew – left to right – Nick Williams, Paul Weston, Lu Shephard, Susan Beaton
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