RNLI Queensferry Lifeboat Station

Queensferry Lifeboat Station

Close to the Forth Bridge, Queensferry Lifeboat Station was established in 2012 and its new station was built in 2012. The crews have been presented with three awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Queensferry Lifeboat Station

4.16pm 18 April 2021
5.40pm 14 April 2021
5.24pm 14 April 2021
4.54pm 3 April 2021
1.24pm 30 March 2021
6.56pm 22 March 2021
1.26pm 1 March 2021
12.16pm 26 February 2021
2.34pm 23 February 2021
7.24pm 19 February 2021
3.22pm 18 February 2021
5.01pm 31 January 2021
4.15am 19 January 2021
2.19pm 17 January 2021
4.50pm 27 November 2020
12.42pm 17 November 2020
1.00pm 6 November 2020
12.10pm 29 October 2020
8.13pm 22 September 2020
4.20pm 22 September 2020

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 3°C Max: 12°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Queensferry Lifeboat Station
Hawes Pier
South Queensferry
EH30 9TB

Station phone number

0131 331 1529


Disabled parking
Disabled access to lower floor only

Station visit times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

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News and media from Queensferry Lifeboat Station

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