Ramsey Lifeboat Station

Ramsey Lifeboat Station

One of five lifeboat stations on the Isle of Man, Ramsey has celebrated nearly 130 years of saving lives at sea. Nine station lifeboats have served at Ramsey with today’s carriage-launched Mersey class lifeboat carrying out rescues to both leisure and commercial vessels.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Ramsey Lifeboat Station

12.34pm 18 December 2016
5.35am 20 November 2016
10.30am 15 August 2016
6.29pm 26 July 2016
9.05am 8 July 2016
10.44am 19 June 2016

Today's weather

10°C Cloudy
Min: 3°C
Max: 10°C
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Next tide

Mon 27 Mar
Low: 5:53pm 0.2m
High: 12:03am 5.2m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Ramsey Lifeboat Station
Queens Promenade
Isle of Man
British Isles

Station phone number

01624 812169

Visiting times

Monday–Friday 9am–5pm
Don't miss: crew training – alternate Thursdays and Sundays (Phone for details)

Visitor contact

Alistair Clague

Visitor contact phone number

01624 812169

Shop hours



Open Holidays

Shop phone number

01624 813321

News and media from Ramsey Lifeboat Station

Wales and West RNLI rescues 2016
Video Lifeboats
Wales and West RNLI rescues 2016
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Welsh RNLI rescues 2016 with music
A compilation of Welsh RNLI rescues in 2016, featuring clips from:
Porthcawl RNLI - 30/12/16 – launch to boat aground on Sker Rocks
Aberystwyth RNLI and New Quay RNLI – 11/11/16 – night search
Little and Broad Haven RNLI – 17/7/16 – launch to reports of people in the water at Nolton Haven
RNLI lifeguards – 16/8/16 – Rescue of a family and dog cut off by the tide at Newgale
St Davids RNLI – 15/4/16 – launch to yacht in difficulty in rough seas
Douglas RNLI – 18/9/16 – launch to yacht with failed engine
Llandudno RNLI and Conwy RNLI – 30/9/16 – launch to broken down trawler
Tenby RNLI – 10/9/16 – launch to kayaker washed up on rocks
New Quay RNLI – 24/8/16 – launcht to a dog which went over a cliff 
Penarth RNLI –14/2/16 – Valentine's Day launch to fishing boat with steering loss
Barrow RNLI, Ramsey RNLI and Douglas RNLI – 18/9/16 – Multi-agency response to yacht with three people suffering illness
Beaumaris RNLI and Moelfre RNLI – 14/7/16 – launch to yacht aground at Puffin Island
Rhyl RNLI – 16/5/16 – Medical evacuation from fishing boat
Aberystwyth RNLI – 15/5/16 – Rescue of paraglider crashed into cliffs
Moelfre RNLI – 21/6/16 – Recovery of kayaker in the water
Video Lifeboats
Welsh RNLI rescues 2016 with music
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RNLI Douglas makes arrangements for Sir William Hillary Commemorative Service
His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor Mr. Adam Wood laying the wreath at the 2016 service
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RNLI Douglas makes arrangements for Sir William Hillary Commemorative Service
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Ramsey RNLI launched to locate unmanned fishing vessel
Article Rescues
Ramsey RNLI launched to locate unmanned fishing vessel
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