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

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

10.31am 26 July 2021
10.31am 26 July 2021
10.26am 26 July 2021
2.27pm 23 July 2021
5.49pm 18 July 2021
6.28pm 17 July 2021
10.25pm 14 July 2021
9.38pm 10 July 2021
6.41pm 29 June 2021
1.20am 27 June 2021
9.02am 26 June 2021
7.34pm 25 June 2021
12.52pm 14 June 2021
4.23pm 13 June 2021
2.10am 13 June 2021
10.55pm 9 June 2021
10.49pm 9 June 2021
12.43pm 3 June 2021
12.43pm 3 June 2021
12.38pm 3 June 2021

Today's weather

17°C Rain
Min: 15°C Max: 17°C
Get a 5-day forecast

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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News and media from Shoreham Harbour Lifeboats

Shoreham all weather lifeboat in action
Article Rescue
Shoreham RNLI lifeboats rescue man after his fishing vessel sinks
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Shoreham Lifeboat coxswain driving the all weather lifeboat
Article People
Shoreham RNLI Lifeboat coxswain says farewell to the station
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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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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?