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

Sligo Bay Lifeboat Station

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 Inishmurray 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

2.58pm 18 December 2021
5.47pm 7 September 2021
11.54am 5 September 2021
5.50pm 24 August 2021
1.31pm 15 August 2021
9.51am 14 August 2021
7.32pm 11 August 2021
6.40pm 25 July 2021
11.11pm 8 July 2021
9.04pm 25 June 2021
6.39pm 31 May 2021
6.19pm 28 May 2021
6.19pm 28 May 2021
6.53pm 12 May 2021
10.27pm 27 April 2021
10.30am 30 March 2021
4.26pm 30 January 2021
9.46am 19 December 2020
5.56pm 16 December 2020
4.25pm 22 November 2020

Today's weather

9°C Rain
Min: 4°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Sligo-Bay Lifeboat Station
Rosses Point
Co Sligo F91CF54

Station phone number

07191 77723

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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

News and media from Sligo Bay Lifeboat Station

Article People
Sligo Bay RNLI rescues two swimmers caught in rip current off Deadman’s Point
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Sligo Bay Lifeboat on route to a call out
Article Rescue
Sligo Bay RNLI involved in rescue of injured fisherman
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Article People
Swimmer rescued by Sligo Bay RNLI urges people to support Christmas Appeal
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