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

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
1.55pm 30 October 2020
12.36pm 25 October 2020
6.28pm 23 October 2020
4.14pm 16 October 2020
10.22am 4 October 2020
6.23pm 3 October 2020
6.23pm 3 October 2020
5.44pm 19 September 2020
6.35pm 15 September 2020
8.11pm 6 September 2020
4.11pm 5 September 2020
6.06pm 31 August 2020

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 8°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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News and media from Shoreham Harbour Lifeboats

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Isobel Tugwell pictured with her award. Also pictured are Mark Dowie (RNLI Chief Executive), Michelle Tugwell (Shoreham Press Officer) and Simon Tugwell (Second Coxswain and Mechanic at Shoreham)
Article Lifeboats
RNLI Shoreham crew member wins prestigious international award
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Article Events
19-year-old Shoreham RNLI crew member nominated for international award
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Four crew members dressed in drysuits smile in the sunshine
Article Fundraising
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