RNLI Wick Lifeboat Station

Wick Lifeboat Station

Established in 1848, Wick Lifeboat Station in the far north of Scotland operates an all-weather Trent class lifeboat. Crew members have been recognised by the RNLI for their lifesaving achievements 11 times.
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Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Wick Lifeboat Station

5.57pm 17 February 2023
5.57pm 11 December 2022
1.24pm 17 September 2022
2.45pm 24 August 2022
4.50pm 22 August 2022
12.25pm 2 August 2022
1.53am 21 July 2022
9.02am 18 July 2022
4.15pm 26 June 2022
3.19pm 21 April 2022
3.19pm 21 April 2022
12.34am 25 January 2022
12.06pm 8 November 2021
10.19pm 17 September 2021
1.52pm 7 July 2021
4.43am 3 July 2021
8.02pm 11 May 2021
7.33pm 23 April 2021
6.01am 10 April 2021
5.52pm 29 January 2021

Today's weather

6°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 6°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Wick Lifeboat Station
The Lifeboat House
Wick Harbour

Station phone number

01955 603723


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News and media from Wick Lifeboat Station

Rescued from the rocks at night
Article Rescue
Wick RNLI launch to report of person cut off by tide
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Wick RNLI launch to the aid of a paddleboarder drifting out to sea.
Article Lifeboats
Wick RNLI tasked to paddleboarder blown out to sea
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Scott Johnston shaking hands with Kevin Kirkpatrick onboard RNLB Helen Comrie (Longhope)
Article People
A new coxswain for RNLI Longhope
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Kevin Kirkpatrick, Coxswain at RNLI Longhope, retiring 19 May 2022
Article People
RNLI Longhope coxswain retiring after 20 years service
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