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

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
12.10am 6 May 2020
2.31pm 15 April 2020
2.47pm 4 April 2020
1.59pm 20 March 2020
9.01am 25 February 2020
10.22am 9 February 2020
10.09pm 1 February 2020
8.14pm 29 September 2019
8.08pm 10 September 2019
2.22pm 7 September 2019
2.22pm 7 September 2019
2.22pm 7 September 2019
5.15pm 24 August 2019
5.07pm 24 August 2019

Today's weather

11°C Rain
Min: 9°C Max: 11°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Wick Lifeboat Station
The Lifeboat House
Fishmart
Wick Harbour
Wick
KW1 5HA

Station phone number

01955 603723

Accessibility

Parking, Disabled Parking, Disabled Access

Visiting times

10am-4pm

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News and media from Wick Lifeboat Station

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