RNLI Portsmouth Lifeboat Station

Portsmouth Lifeboat Station

Portsmouth Lifeboat Station has been providing search and rescue for the eastern Solent since 1965. The crews have won four medals for gallantry and currently operate two inshore lifeboats.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Portsmouth Lifeboat Station

8.21am 20 November 2022
1.47pm 28 October 2022
1.00am 28 October 2022
1.00am 28 October 2022
3.08pm 27 October 2022
1.53pm 19 October 2022
5.44pm 6 October 2022
6.26pm 1 October 2022
6.23pm 1 October 2022
11.50am 17 September 2022
5.02pm 8 September 2022
4.52pm 28 August 2022
10.09pm 27 August 2022
10.49pm 22 August 2022
10.43pm 22 August 2022
12.22pm 20 August 2022
11.39am 20 August 2022
4.07pm 15 August 2022
2.54pm 15 August 2022
3.51pm 14 August 2022

Today's weather

7°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 7°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Portsmouth Lifeboat Station
Ferry Road

Station phone number

02392 814811

Visitor times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit

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News and media from Portsmouth Lifeboat Station

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Portsmouth RNLI pays tribute to amazing benefactor
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