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 launches from Tighnabruaich Lifeboat Station

1.56pm 11 September 2022
12.18am 9 September 2022
9.35pm 6 September 2022
1.20pm 6 September 2022
2.46pm 14 July 2022
2.45pm 14 July 2022
7.14pm 17 June 2022
4.21pm 12 June 2022
3.36pm 9 June 2022
6.13pm 2 June 2022
11.55am 16 May 2022
6.51pm 13 May 2022
4.46pm 7 May 2022
5.03pm 19 April 2022
5.00pm 19 April 2022
12.48pm 4 April 2022
1.00pm 31 December 2021
12.58pm 31 December 2021
9.53am 19 October 2021
9.17pm 5 October 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 10°C Max: 14°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

RNLI Tighnabruaich station flag flying at half mast
Article Lifeboats
Four pager alerts make for a busy week at Tighnabruaich RNLI
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The inshore lifeboat traveling at speed in open water
Article Sea safety
Tighnabruaich lifeboat responds to call out on route to fundraiser.
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Volunteers and children gather by the lifeboat and launch rig
Article Sea safety
Volunteer lifesavers share safety tips with local school.
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