Scarborough lifeboat station

Scarborough Lifeboat Station

Founded in 1801, Scarborough is one of the oldest stations still in operation. Its new state-of-the-art lifeboathouse opened on 27 November 2016. The crews have received 35 awards for gallantry and today the station operates a Shannon class all-weather lifeboat and a D class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Scarborough Lifeboat Station

2.50pm 17 September 2017
3.06pm 13 September 2017
1.22pm 7 September 2017
12.52pm 2 September 2017
5.15pm 23 August 2017
8.34am 5 August 2017
3.42am 26 July 2017
8.39pm 8 July 2017
4.43pm 1 July 2017
5.54am 30 June 2017
6.10pm 29 June 2017
2.20pm 10 June 2017
5.39am 16 May 2017
5.31pm 14 May 2017
7.25pm 9 April 2017
8.01pm 31 March 2017
5.04am 14 January 2017
4.47pm 3 January 2017
2.40pm 23 December 2016
11.42am 22 November 2016

Today's weather

15°C Overcast
Min: 11°C
Max: 15°C
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Next tide

Thu 21 Sep
Low: 11:53am 0.9m
High: 6:09pm 5.9m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Scarborough Lifeboat Station
West Pier
Foreshore Road
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO11 1PB

Station phone number

01723 360520

Accessibility

Pay & Display car park on West Pier

Visitor times

Shop open 10am-4pm daily.

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