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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

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
10.55pm 8 January 2021
1.39am 4 December 2020
1.16am 15 November 2020
1.09am 15 November 2020
11.47am 1 November 2020
4.25pm 31 October 2020
10.22am 9 October 2020
10.14am 16 September 2020
10.06am 16 September 2020
6.28pm 15 September 2020
4.26pm 2 August 2020
3.40pm 2 July 2020

Today's weather

7°C Rain
Min: 3°C Max: 7°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

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RNLI Longhope to the rescue in Pentland Ferries power loss
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RNLI Longhope launch to assist yacht at St Margarets Hope
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Article Sea safety
RNLI Longhope respond to EPIRB distress call
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l-r Jack (Wick,Scotland station), Darrel Graham; Colin Jones, Callum Robinson
Article Crew training
Training re-commences at RNLI headquarters for Rhyl lifeboat crew
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