RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

Selsey Lifeboat Statiob

Selsey Lifeboat Station

A brand new lifeboat station has been built at Selsey, it houses a Shannon class lifeboat. Selsey lifeboat volunteers have been saving lives at sea since 1861 and crews have received 10 awards for gallantry.
Sennen Cove lifeboat station

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Selsey Lifeboat Station

2.38am 27 July 2021
8.46pm 23 July 2021
11.24am 23 July 2021
3.37pm 6 July 2021
2.27pm 4 July 2021
11.53am 2 July 2021
11.30am 2 July 2021
7.54pm 29 June 2021
2.50pm 27 June 2021
4.41am 24 June 2021
2.07pm 14 June 2021
6.32am 13 June 2021
5.04pm 12 June 2021
5.04pm 12 June 2021
12.13pm 12 June 2021
7.37pm 10 June 2021
2.37pm 9 June 2021
2.20pm 5 June 2021
5.16pm 2 June 2021
5.16pm 2 June 2021

Today's weather

18°C Rain
Min: 15°C Max: 18°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Selsey Lifeboat Station 
The Boathouse 
West Sussex
PO20 0DL 

Station phone number

01243 602833



Visiting times

Daily from 10.30am to 4pm  (subject to operational requirements)

Shop hours

Daily from 10.30am to 4pm

Shop phone number

01243 605 326

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News and media from Selsey Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Selsey RNLI responds to emergency Pan call from yacht taking water
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The Littlehampton RNLI volunteer crew returning to the slipway at Fisherman’s Quay in the early hours of 13 June after more than seven hours of search and rescue operations.
Article Sea safety
4 shouts in 36 hours for Littlehampton RNLI lifeboats and crews
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Hannah Presgrave, Littlehampton RNLI volunteer crew member
Article Fundraising
Littlehampton RNLI crew member to run 45km in full lifeboat crew kit
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Renee Sherman - Littlehampton RNLI
Article Lifeboats
Littlehampton RNLI in search for missing swimmer
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Will you answer our Mayday call?

RNLI lifesavers are used to answering emergency calls, but today they’re putting out a call of their own. Your kind donation could help them carry on saving lives during their busiest time. Will you answer that call?