Red Bay Lifeboat Station

Red bay Lifeboat Station

One of nine lifeboat stations in Northern Ireland and providing search and rescue rescue cover for part of the Antrim coast, Red Bay has been operating an inshore lifeboat for over 30 years. The station has a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Red bay Lifeboat Station

10.14pm 2 September 2017
10.01pm 2 September 2017
7.57am 28 August 2017
1.50pm 11 August 2017
8.45pm 2 August 2017
9.47am 28 July 2017
10.07pm 22 July 2017
1.54pm 12 July 2017
1.53pm 12 July 2017
10.35am 12 July 2017
1.18pm 5 July 2017
3.37pm 17 June 2017
2.31am 10 June 2017
2.27am 10 June 2017
9.48am 6 June 2017
4.13pm 3 June 2017
4.12pm 3 June 2017
8.21am 6 May 2017
8.21am 6 May 2017
3.54pm 1 May 2017

Today's weather

14°C Cloudy
Min: 11°C
Max: 14°C
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Next tide

Tue 24 Oct
Low: 10:36am 0.4m
High: 5:48pm 0.9m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Red Bay Lifeboat Station
Coast Road
Cushendall
Ballymena
Northern Ireland
BT44 0QW

Station phone number

028 2177 1483

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Andrew McAllister

Visitor contact phone number

078 0258 7770

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News and media from Red bay Lifeboat Station

Red Bay RNLI assist in search for two missing climbers on Fair Head
Red Bay RNLI ALB crew search for missing walkers
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Red Bay RNLI assist in search for two missing climbers on Fair Head
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Red Bay RNLI assist in search for two missing climbers on Fair Head
Red Bay RNLI all weather lifeboat launched last night (Saturday 2 September) at 10.10pm to assist in locating two missing climbers on Fair Head near Ballycastle. A Coastguard rescue helicopter from Scotland was also requested to join the search.  Conditions at the time were described as stormy with force six winds on scene.
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Red Bay RNLI assist in search for two missing climbers on Fair Head
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Red Bay RNLI rescue injured climber after fall on Fair Head
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Red Bay RNLI rescue injured climber after fall on Fair Head
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Red Bay RNLI rescue two people after kayak capsize near Waterfoot
Red Bay RNLI rescue two people clinging to capsized kayak
Article Rescues
Red Bay RNLI rescue two people after kayak capsize near Waterfoot
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