Sligo Bay Lifeboat Station

Located in the picturesque village of Rosses Point, Sligo Bay Lifeboat Station operates an inshore B class Atlantic 85 and covers the area between Downpatrick Head and Inismurray Island. The station was established in 1998.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Sligo Bay Lifeboat Station

4.25pm 22 November 2020
2.48pm 22 November 2020
3.15pm 8 November 2020
11.39am 7 November 2020
3.48pm 6 November 2020
1.55am 11 October 2020
3.47am 27 September 2020
3.26pm 13 September 2020
3.26pm 13 September 2020
12.07am 9 September 2020
12.07am 9 September 2020
11.55am 29 August 2020
11.55am 29 August 2020
8.36pm 19 August 2020
8.36pm 19 August 2020
5.48pm 18 August 2020
5.42pm 18 August 2020
4.32pm 9 August 2020
4.32pm 9 August 2020
12.19pm 31 July 2020

Today's weather

9°C Cloudy
Min: 5°C Max: 9°C
Get a 5-day forecast

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

Sligo Bay
Rosses Point
Co. Sligo

Station phone number

07191 77723

Connect with us

Facebook

Visiting times

Please contact the station to arrange a visit. The lifeboat usually launches for training on Thursday nights and Sunday mornings.

Lifeboat Visits Officer

Liz Ledon
sligolifeboat@gmail.com

News and media from Sligo Bay Lifeboat Station

Article Lifeboats
Sligo Bay RNLI in rescue of 4 swimmers who get into difficulty off Rosses Point
Read more
Article People
Sligo Bay RNLI launch to assist lone surfer ahead of Storm Ellen
Read more
Article People
Sligo Bay RNLI involved in rescue of swimmer in Rosses Point
Read more
Article People
Sligo Bay RNLI volunteers facing the Perfect Storm this Christmas
Read more

Bring the crew home safe this Christmas

Volunteer lifeboat crews are busier than ever. The risks they face are greater. The costs to keep them safe are rising. But income is falling. Can they and their families count on your kindness this Christmas?