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RNLI Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station

Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station

Situated in the scenic Kyles of Bute, Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station has celebrated nearly 40 years of saving lives at sea. The inshore lifeboat carries out rescues mainly to leisure craft.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent lifeboat launches from Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station

11.28am 19 May 2024
2.12pm 8 April 2024
2.08pm 8 April 2024
2.05pm 8 April 2024
4.37am 31 March 2024
9.40am 30 March 2024
3.36pm 9 February 2024
2.59am 4 January 2024
7.14pm 29 November 2023
3.58pm 17 September 2023
2.07pm 29 August 2023
2.29pm 11 August 2023
1.07pm 26 July 2023
5.28pm 23 July 2023
5.23pm 23 July 2023
9.09am 22 July 2023
11.55am 16 July 2023
3.13am 10 July 2023
4.53pm 21 June 2023
4.53pm 21 June 2023

Today's weather

15°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 15°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station
The Harbour
Tighnabruaich
PA21 2DR 

Station phone number

01700 811609

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Donald Clark

Visitor contact email

[email protected]

Shop hours

Easter–June
Monday–Saturday
11am–3pm

July-August
Monday–Friday
11am–3pm

Saturday
11am–4pm

September–October
Monday–Saturday
11am–3pm

Shop phone number

01700 811087

News and media from Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station

Article Fundraising
RNLI Tighnabruaich Station puts out its own Mayday call to raise vital funds
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Photographs, footage and artifacts chronicling 57 years of the RNLI inthe Kyles of bute
Article Sea safety
Heritage display chronicles 57 years of lifesaving at RNLI Tighnabruaich.
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The inshore lifeboat launches from a trailer into the Kyles of Bute
Article Sea safety
RNLI Tighnabruaich launch to assist yacht as sailing season kicks off.
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The RNLI flag is draped over the bench prior to unveiling at the memorial service
Article Sea safety
RNLI Tighnabruaich dedicate memorial bench to fundraiser.
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