RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Portrush Lifeboat Station

Portrush Lifeboat Station

Situated on Northern Ireland's famous Causeway coast, Portrush Lifeboat Station was built in 1924. The crews have been presented with 28 awards for gallantry and today the station operates both an inshore and an all-weather lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Portrush Lifeboat Station

1.57pm 1 January 2022
1.54pm 1 January 2022
1.11pm 30 December 2021
10.07am 12 December 2021
1.26am 4 December 2021
1.19am 4 December 2021
2.32pm 23 November 2021
1.18am 23 November 2021
1.05am 20 November 2021
11.59am 15 November 2021
11.06pm 14 November 2021
11.06pm 14 November 2021
5.16pm 13 November 2021
5.09pm 13 November 2021
2.27pm 23 October 2021
3.25pm 10 October 2021
10.04am 10 October 2021
4.23pm 2 October 2021
7.11pm 8 September 2021
10.16pm 5 September 2021

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 4°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portrush Lifeboat Station
Co. Antrim
BT56 8DQ

Station phone number

028 7082 3201


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News and media from Portrush Lifeboat Station

Article Sea safety
Portrush RNLI launched to reports of a fishing vessel in difficulty.
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Article Lifeboats
Portrush RNLI carries out medical evacuation of casualty from vessel.
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Article Lifeboats
RNLI lifesavers from Portrush to feature in new series of TV documentary Saving
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Article Fundraising
Portrush RNLI launched to reports of Paddleboarder in difficulty
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