Redcar Lifeboat Station

Redcar Lifeboat Station

Situated on the Esplanade, the Redcar lifeboat station houses our Atlantic 85 and IB1 class lifeboats. One of the oldest lifeboat stations in the RNLI, Redcar is the home of the Zetland, the world’s oldest surviving lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Redcar Lifeboat Station

2.55pm 1 January 2021
4.24pm 20 November 2020
1.22pm 16 November 2020
1.22pm 16 November 2020
11.28pm 9 November 2020
11.28pm 9 November 2020
10.34am 9 November 2020
3.00pm 5 November 2020
11.06am 29 October 2020
11.06am 29 October 2020
2.53pm 20 October 2020
7.56pm 17 August 2020
6.06am 15 August 2020
6.06am 15 August 2020
8.18pm 4 August 2020
11.46am 1 August 2020
2.49pm 31 July 2020
2.49pm 31 July 2020
10.31pm 28 July 2020
8.17pm 27 July 2020

Today's weather

5°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 5°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

Redcar Lifeboat Station
43 Esplanade
TS10 3AG

Station phone number

01642 484491


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit.

Shop phone number

01642 476231

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