Shoreham Lifeboat Station

Shoreham Harbour Lifeboats

Come and visit our lifeboat station for a fun, free and unique experience. Whether you’re a curious local or a holidaymaker looking for a family day out, you’re invited to meet the crew, see the lifeboats and immerse yourself in our rich history.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Shoreham Harbour Lifeboats

2.45pm 18 April 2021
6.49pm 12 April 2021
7.49pm 3 April 2021
5.50pm 23 March 2021
3.31pm 14 March 2021
5.34pm 12 March 2021
11.59pm 21 February 2021
7.10pm 15 February 2021
1.25am 6 February 2021
4.47pm 2 February 2021
11.32am 31 January 2021
4.56pm 25 January 2021
3.57am 2 January 2021
3.34pm 6 December 2020
3.54pm 30 November 2020
12.45pm 10 November 2020
12.53pm 8 November 2020
9.09pm 4 November 2020
7.41pm 4 November 2020
10.08am 2 November 2020

Today's weather

12°C Cloudy
Min: 6°C Max: 12°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

Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station
Brighton Road
West Sussex
BN43 6RN

Station phone number

01273 593403


Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

10am–2pm weekdays
10am–4pm weekends

Visitor contact

Keith Phelps

Visitor contact phone number

01273 593403

Shop hours


Shop phone number

01273 596376

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