RNLI Stranraer Lifeboat Station

Stranraer Lifeboat Station

Established as a seasonal lifeboat station in 1974, Stranraer’s D class inshore lifeboat covers an area from Ballantrae to the Mull of Galloway. Located on the shore of Loch Ryan, it now provides a full 365-day service.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Stranraer Lifeboat Station

10.51pm 1 November 2017
1.26pm 21 October 2017
2.07pm 7 May 2017
9.17pm 6 May 2017
2.06pm 22 April 2017
9.46pm 20 February 2017
1.06am 11 February 2017
7.50pm 29 January 2017
10.30am 1 November 2016
11.32am 13 September 2016
8.05am 12 September 2016
1.55pm 11 September 2016
7.43pm 1 September 2016
5.35pm 13 July 2016
5.32pm 13 July 2016
11.50pm 18 June 2016

Today's weather

6°C Rain
Min: -2°C
Max: 6°C
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Next tide

Tue 12 Dec
High: 9:43am 0.8m
Low: 12:36pm 0.6m
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Stranraer Lifeboat Station
Foreland Place
Stranraer
Wigtownshire
DG9 0EB

Station phone number

01776 705806

Visiting times

Visits are subject to volunteer availability and may be arranged by appointment.

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News and media from Stranraer Lifeboat Station

Report of a red flare alerts Stranraer lifeboat
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Report of a red flare alerts Stranraer lifeboat
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Stranraer lifeboat assists fishing boat with dragging anchor
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Stranraer lifeboat assists fishing boat with dragging anchor
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