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RNLI Withernsea Lifeboat Station

Withernsea Lifeboat Station

Lifeboat crews at Withernsea have been recognised by the RNLI for their gallantry eight times since the opening of the station in 1974. Today’s lifeboat – Henley Eight, a D class inshore lifeboat – went into service in 2009.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent lifeboat launches from Withernsea Lifeboat Station

2.56pm 18 June 2024
5.35am 16 June 2024
5.35am 16 June 2024
7.59pm 9 June 2024
12.46pm 24 May 2024
10.16am 19 May 2024
12.53pm 4 May 2024
5.03pm 27 January 2024
3.07pm 16 January 2024
3.00pm 7 October 2023
10.46am 1 October 2023
11.34pm 15 September 2023
2.53pm 12 September 2023
7.49pm 4 September 2023
2.48pm 30 August 2023
2.14pm 27 August 2023
5.57pm 25 August 2023
12.35pm 11 August 2023
10.01am 30 July 2023
10.00am 30 July 2023

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 19°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Withernsea Lifeboat Station
Southcliff Road
South Promenade
HU19 2HU

Station phone number

01964 613686


Parking at the station is restricted. There is a car park in Lee Avenue approximately 91m from the station.

Visiting times

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

Visitor contact

Dave Penson
Deputy Launch Authority

Visitor contact phone number

07740 061526

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News and media from Withernsea Lifeboat Station

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Article Lifeguards
RNLI on the lookout for new beach lifesavers in Yorkshire
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Community gathered with choir in an ambient lit Cathedral.
Article Events
Concert will mark RNLI 200th anniversary at Wakefield Cathedral
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Hayden Binns with dad Anthony
Article Fundraising
First Christmas on crew for Withernsea father and son
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