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

St bees Lifeboat Station

St Bees Lifeboat Station

Lifeboat crews at St Bees have been saving lives at sea since 1970 and received six awards for gallantry. The station operates a B class Atlantic 85 lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from St Bees Lifeboat Station

7.00pm 29 November 2021
12.06am 28 November 2021
5.42pm 25 September 2021
6.39pm 6 August 2021
6.39pm 6 August 2021
11.52pm 21 July 2021
1.37pm 28 June 2021
5.33pm 18 June 2021
9.53am 12 April 2021
3.31pm 13 December 2020
5.23pm 8 November 2020
7.34am 4 October 2020
10.19am 7 September 2020
10.13am 7 September 2020
11.56pm 15 August 2020
3.42pm 13 August 2020
10.58pm 6 August 2020
3.59pm 24 July 2020
11.21am 24 July 2020
3.19pm 20 April 2020

Today's weather

8°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 8°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

St Bees Lifeboat Station
The Promenade
St Bees
CA27 0ES

Station phone number

01946 822534


Parking, disabled parking

Visiting times

Visitors are welcome by appointment.

Email St-Bees@rnli.org.uk
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Call the station on during training, which usually takes place on Tuesday evenings from 6pm.

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News and media from St Bees Lifeboat Station

Towing in the fishing vessel
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Early morning shout for St Bees RNLI
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Family, friend and crew watching the ceremony from the shore
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RNLI honour their friend and colleague
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Escorting the small boat into harbour
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A Mayday call and beach rescue for St Bees RNLI
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St Bees RNLI in midnight rescue.
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