RNLI Aith Lifeboat Station

Aith Lifeboat Station

Operating for over 80 years, Aith is the most northerly lifeboat station providing protection off Shetland’s sometimes wild Atlantic coast. The crews have been presented with 10 awards for gallantry.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Aith Lifeboat Station

8.10am 17 August 2019
1.54am 4 August 2019
1.45am 4 August 2019
3.15pm 7 July 2019
9.49am 6 June 2019
6.14pm 2 June 2019
1.17pm 12 November 2018
3.02pm 11 November 2018
10.03am 17 September 2018
5.13pm 27 August 2018
5.04pm 27 August 2018
8.21pm 7 August 2018
7.07pm 3 July 2018
8.30pm 30 June 2018
11.00pm 9 May 2018
10.14am 1 May 2018
5.41pm 29 March 2018
5.17am 24 February 2018
5.13am 24 February 2018
6.56pm 11 February 2018

Today's weather

7°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 7°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Aith Lifeboat Station
Aith
Bixter
Shetland
ZE2 9NB

Station telephone number

01595 810276

Accessibility

Parking, disabled parking.

Visiting times

9am-5pm

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News and media from Aith Lifeboat Station

RNLI Aith’s Charles Lidbury goes to rescue creel boat Scottie’s Pride
Volunteer crew member Hamish Hunter pumping water from the Scottie's Pride
Article Sea safety
RNLI Aith’s Charles Lidbury goes to rescue creel boat Scottie’s Pride
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RNLI Aith’s Annual Gala Event ends with lifeboat call out!
RNLI Charles Lidbury
Article Events
RNLI Aith’s Annual Gala Event ends with lifeboat call out!
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PRESENTATION OF SERVICE AWARDS FOR RNLI AITH VOLUNTEERS
Photo shows crew with awards, l-r Neil Ridland, Wilbert Clark, Kevin Henry, Jim Nicolson, Hylton Henry, Hamish Hunter, Ian Anderson.
Article People
PRESENTATION OF SERVICE AWARDS FOR RNLI AITH VOLUNTEERS
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RNLI Charles Lidbury called out to rescue upturned boat!
RNLI Charles Lidbury on winch training with Coastguard helicopter.
Article Lifeboats
RNLI Charles Lidbury called out to rescue upturned boat!
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