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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

3.41pm 15 April 2021
2.05pm 1 April 2021
10.30am 30 March 2021
4.19am 16 March 2021
1.57pm 21 February 2021
3.17am 12 February 2021
3.17am 12 February 2021
4.42pm 6 February 2021
9.30am 31 January 2021
8.33am 19 January 2021
1.14am 13 January 2021
3.17pm 6 January 2021
6.22pm 1 January 2021
1.22pm 22 December 2020
3.20pm 28 November 2020
4.19pm 19 November 2020
5.38pm 23 October 2020
3.35pm 17 September 2020
3.35pm 17 September 2020
8.30am 16 September 2020

Today's weather

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Min: 5°C Max: 9°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

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

Shot of the top of the Selsey lifeboat as it approaches the dredger.
Article Lifeboats
Selsey RNLI lifeboats assist Royal Navy E.O.D. with ordnance dredged off Selsey
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Article Rescue
Collision between Tanker and Fishing vessel gives Selsey RNLI an early start
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Two lifeboats alongside workboat
Article Sea safety
Selsey RNLI lifeboats tasked to recover damaged workboat
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The crew of the 'Canadian Pacific' that responded to the 'Masslust'.
Article Fundraising
Survivor rescued by Selsey lifeboat in 1956 thanks RNLI for 65 Christmases
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