Workington Shannon class lifeboat at sea on a cloudy day with cliffs in the background.

Workington Lifeboat Station

Workington Lifeboat Station is the only station to have its all-weather lifeboat launched by a davit system over the dock wall. Operating a Shannon and a D class lifeboat, they're always ready to save lives.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Workington Lifeboat Station

3.46pm 13 November 2022
3.41pm 2 November 2022
10.42am 29 September 2022
10.41am 29 September 2022
12.16am 10 September 2022
7.44pm 30 August 2022
12.22pm 28 August 2022
5.06pm 22 August 2022
1.07pm 2 August 2022
8.15pm 1 August 2022
3.31pm 29 July 2022
5.05am 18 July 2022
4.50pm 17 July 2022
12.41pm 15 June 2022
9.56am 4 June 2022
5.02pm 31 May 2022
2.35pm 14 May 2022
4.31pm 11 May 2022
2.11pm 16 April 2022
2.10pm 16 April 2022

Today's weather

4°C Rain
Min: 2°C Max: 4°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Workington Lifeboat Station
North Jetty
Prince of Wales Dock
Workington
Cumbria
CA14 2JH

Station phone number

01900 604124

Visiting times

9am-4pm by appointment only

Visitor contact

Please contact the station 

Visitor contact phone number

01900 604124

News and media from Workington Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
St Bees lifeboat launches to dog walker reportedly cut off by tide
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Family, friend and crew watching the ceremony from the shore
Article Lifeboats
RNLI honour their friend and colleague
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Escorting the small boat into harbour
Article Rescue
A Mayday call and beach rescue for St Bees RNLI
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